Open road

What Does “On The Road” Mean To You?

Getting back on the road soon. Mentally preparing. “On the road,” the hackneyed phrase that describes a state of mind means something different to everyone. If your freedom carrier has two wheels, it’s that feeling of oneness with the road below and the wind around as you bend into each turn and sway with the … Read moreWhat Does “On The Road” Mean To You?

I Fought The Cascada And Cusare Won – Falling at the Falls, Part 2.

A stumble may prevent a fall – Thomas Fuller My rescue attempt ended badly. The winter sun shone weakly. A chill wind bit my exposed arms. I was wedged between two grey-white boulders limbs akimbo, my butt in a freezing stream, one leg thrust to the sky like a flagpole, the other askew under me, … Read moreI Fought The Cascada And Cusare Won – Falling at the Falls, Part 2.

Even Tarahumara Slip – Waterfall Adventures in the Copper Canyon, Installment 1

These are the last photos from my Nikon D600 before it lost a fight with a boulder. I didn’t do so well either. Enjoy! I’ve been around Mexico enough to know better than to put faith in signs. But I am cursed with an optimistic gene. So when the Big Green Sign on the only … Read moreEven Tarahumara Slip – Waterfall Adventures in the Copper Canyon, Installment 1

Think you don’t like hot springs?

I get two responses from clients who ask me to plan a trip for them when I start touting the hot springs of Mexico. Some say, “Oh wow, tell me more.” I can almost hear them stifling themselves from adding, “Groovy, man.” Those are bonafide hot springs nuts (like me). Others become defensive. They say, … Read moreThink you don’t like hot springs?