Sofia, Bulgaria, to Belgrade, Serbia (with a layover in Nish)

To my immense surprise, I actually got some sleep in Sofia. I woke up around 3:00, but, thankfully, was able to go back to sleep until my alarm rang at 6:30. I dawdled almost too long in bed and then hurried up to dress and finish packing. I was out the door by 7:00ish, with […]

Saturday at Arrazola, Home of Alebrijes

(Post 19 of 189. Thanks again to those who participated in the Fundrazr!) From Monte Albán, we headed down sandy, twisty roads past many houses made of wood (!) to the community of Arrazola, home of Alebrijes, wooden painted decorative objects. There, we got a brief demonstration of how the wood is shaped using a […]

Just About Home

It’s been another huge day, but I made so many breakthroughs! It was yet another not so great night of sleep, but I managed to not open my eyes until just shy of seven, an hour later than all week. I read a bit and then I took it super easy. By eight, I was […]