Author Archive: Curious Nomad

rss feed

Author's Website

Afternoon in Toledo

February 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Afternoon in Toledo

Photo of the week: Afternoon in Toldeo

Read More

Trango 2 tent by Mountain Hardware is the bomb

February 18, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Trango 2 tent by Mountain Hardware is the bomb

Mountain Hardware Trango 2 Review This tent is the bomb… bomb proof that is… at least that’s what all the reviews I read before buying mine. I haven’t used it in snow yet, but I did take this tent to Burning Man Fertility 2.0. The Trango 2 retails for $590, but I got it second […]

Read More

The Extra Ticket Dilema

February 11, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
The Extra Ticket Dilema

When I went to the Tulum ruins a few days after the world was suppose to end there were mobs of tourists everywhere. The queue to buy a ticket was so long. It took me about 20 minutes to get the counter. Since I was traveling solo, I gestured to the ticket agent behind the […]

Read More

Learn How I Save $500 A Month

February 4, 2013 | By | 8 Replies More
Learn How I Save $500 A Month

It’s been a year since I owned a car. The vehicle in the pic above wasn’t mine, but it was the same color. I only had $1826 to pay off on my car loan. I sold it for $2500 and made a few bucks. It would’ve taken me seven months to pay off the remaining […]

Read More

Pack A Compass

January 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Pack A Compass

This is compass, whistle, thermometer, and magnifying glass all in one. I pack this in my bag whenever I travel. It can be used as a safety whistle to get attention. If you ever find yourself stuck in the woods and need to start a fire, the magnifying glass will be helpful. The compass comes […]

Read More

Who Is doing The Ultimate Train Challenge 2013?

January 24, 2013 | By | 10 Replies More
Who Is doing The Ultimate Train Challenge 2013?

This looks like fun! The Ultimate Train Challenge is a competition to get from Lisbon to Saigon or vice versa in 31 days. The only way you get from one end of the continent to the other is by train. That’s about over 25,000 km of train tracks! Michael Dobson of Go See Write came […]

Read More