Winter here in Quebec can be brutally cold and humid. We hosted an Norwegian girl for a year a few years ago and even she thought that winter here was incredible! And she lives in Tromso, which is near the Arctic Circle in Norway...
Why am I thinking of winter in august? Well, I'll be going back to work in a week, the trees are already turning yellow, the mornings are colder than they were just a few days ago and I can't wait to leave for our RTW trip.
Leaving for a RTW trip without Lulu? Out of the question! Call us stupid if you want but it was a sine qua non condition: traveling with our dog or stay. Of course, it implies a lot of compromises because a dog isn't welcome everywhere. OUR dog isn't welcome everywhere: she's a Rottweiler and as you may know, Rottweilers are considered fighting dogs...
Finding someone with the same goal in life is very exciting! I recently stumbled upon this blog, So Many Places, and I was very happy to see that Yves and I weren't the only ones dreaming about selling everything to go on the roads.
Kim and Brian, from Oregon, are in the process of preparing for their RTW trip and I asked Kim a few questions about all this prep and what it involves.
I find the formula of "you know... when..." very funny. It allows for small gasps, winks and reflections on the spot.
Less than a year to organize everything and you know you are leaving in less than a year when...