By the time you read this, we’ll be on our way to Panama. I don’t say this to rub it in, although I’d recommend NOT checking the weather in Panama if you’re anywhere in the American northeast. I say this because of how far we’ve come since one year ago today.
Our second stop in Japan after spending a few days in Tokyo was a small city called Matsumoto in Nagano prefecture. It’s famous for Matsumoto Castle, the oldest castle still standing in Japan. Matsumoto Castle dates back more than 400 years, and I was lucky enough to spend an evening walking around the profoundly beautiful […]
One of the few requirements I had when we started planning our RTW trip was that I had to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau. I had never been to the Nazi’s largest concentration camp, where 1.2 million Jews were murdered, among them my family. I had to pay my respects and mourn in my own way. We’ve written […]
Nepal will always have a special place in our hearts. There, we had the opportunity to volunteer at a Buddhist monastery to teach English through Alliance Nepal. It was during this experience we realized the need for better education opportunities for the Nepali children. Now, Pokhara will very its very own Learning House.