Do you remember the day you became a traveler? Every traveler has a story. Big deal, right?. Every traveler has thousands of stories, a verbal slideshow of every place they’ve ever been. And if you’re not careful, they’ll inflict every damned one of them on you in one sitting. Those aren’t the stories I’m talking […]Read More
Africa: The Brazilian Connection
The flow of culture between The Mother Continent and South America’s largest country runs both ways. Wherever you set foot there and for as long as you live, Africa will always find ways to amaze and surprise you. The latest surprise to me came as I was preparing information on a nine-day tour next year […]Read More
I never really left…but I’m back, anyway!
After some months of upheaval, confusion and long periods of awkward silence, that which is old is new again here at IBIT. I’m still old, but as longtime readers can easily tell, the blog is new. That’s partly because IBIT is sporting a fresh new look, and partly because — *drum roll* — the old […]Read More