Monthly Archives: November 2010

Mobile phones while abroad

On the trip we’re going to have our iPhones on us so will need to get some SIM cards for them.  Ideally I’d like to have a prepaid plan that comes with data.  I’m assuming we’ll need one for each … Continue reading

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Planes, trains and automobiles…

We have so many options available to us while traveling. Our trip across the US starts in LA LA Land and at this stage is ends up in Boston. Initially, we thought flying between all our destinations could be a … Continue reading

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Land of the silverbirch, home of the beaver

Once we leave our land that is girt by sea, our first stop is Vancouver. As the plan stands right now, we’ll probably just spend one night there before jumping on another plane to Calgary. From there a bus will … Continue reading

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Google helps us share!

When planning a five month getaway, you need to put some thought into where you are going, how you’re getting there, what you’ll done once you’re there and how much it will all cost.  Because my brother and I are … Continue reading

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So it begins….

So, how did the idea for this trip come about? You could say a number of factors contributed to this voyage. Work was probably the main driver, endless routines and countless meetings ending up in more work…a viscious cycle. Nevertheless, one we … Continue reading

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