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Reactions to My Romanian Visa Post (and my response)

This is a post I wasn’t expecting to write. But I’m writing it because my last post – the one about having my Romanian residency visa refused – certainly went in an unexpected direction. Let me recap what that post … Read more

Romania Residency Visa Refused

How I Got Kicked Out Of Romania

“Peace, I’m out.” That’s exactly what I yelled…okay, maybe I just mumbled it to myself…fine, I only said it in my head…but regardless, it was said as I left Bucharest last week, right after I discovered that my residency visa … Read more

Reason to Travel

Another Extremely Important Reason To Travel

Yes, you can read about the world. You can even see the world, too. But what about feeling the world? That’s my reason to travel. To feel. I want to feel and as a result, to learn from every experience … Read more

Romania Road Trip

Romania Road Trip – Part 2: Underground & Way Up High

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Romania Road Trip

Romania Road Trip – Part 1: Bucovina & Maramures!

I’m a major road trip fan. The open road, the ability to go wherever I want, to stop in any city, town or village along the way, to slow down or speed up, to visit destinations that would be difficult … Read more

Brasov, Romania

My Favorite Travel Destinations In Eastern Europe

Two nights ago, my fourth Wandering Earl Tour officially came to an end. Our group of ten mighty fine individuals wined (drank beer actually) and dined for the last time together after having traveled around Romania and Moldova for the … Read more

The Mountains of Romania

Life, Hiking, Apple Pie & The Mountains Of Romania

For a moment, I thought it might have been the end. The path was steeper than I had expected and I had some serious doubts that this was even a path at all. I took another step, trying to hold … Read more

Wandering Earl Tours 2013 Schedule

Wandering Earl Tours – 2013 Final Schedule

While I’m still on vacation, at that mystery destination, I wanted to let you all know about the remaining Wandering Earl Tours that I have planned for the rest of the year. First, I must say that putting these tours … Read more

Wandering Earl Tours

Announcing More “Wandering Earl Tours” for 2013!

The time has come to announce the remaining tours that I will be offering this year as part of my Wandering Earl Tours project. When I first started with these tours, I had no idea that it would grow into … Read more

Sunset at Palolem Beach, Goa

My Year In Travel…A Look Back At 2012

Sitting here on the small balcony of my beach hut in Palolem, Goa, in the South of India, with the Arabian Sea only 30 meters in front of me and a palm tree full of coconuts providing me with some … Read more