outside philly

Canyon de Chelly, Arizona. See what I mean about the hair?

Some places just for you

If you have the chance to travel solo when you’re young, do it.

Superwoman's baby shower

2013: The Year in Random Pictures

Twelve randomly selected memories from 2013: hackers, babies, snow, and South America.

A Day at Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, June 11, 2013

A Day at Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, June 11, 2013

Sometimes your itinerary says you’re flying from Buenos Aires to Salta, but instead you spend the day at Aeroparque Jorge Newbery airport with a swarm of frantic, caffeinated Argentinians waving their arms and yelling. Unbeknownst to all of us, the airport had, in fact, closed. Closing the airport involves putting up new times for all the […]

Cafe Double at Plaza Dorrega

Buenos Aires, June 10, 2013

By day three, we were smarter about coffee. Order the Café Double to avoid a tiny cup. Argentinians are proud of their pope: Back in the day, the wealthy gathered at  the Teatro Colón’ and conducted business in the gold room. This sofa is where fathers negotiated dowries. They sat in the middle, and the […]

Dancing at Plaza Dorrego

Sunday in San Telmo

Day two in Argentina: a plaza, a market, a pink house, and dancing.

El Desnivel

Argentina – Arriving in Buenos Aires

In hindsight, it was a terrible, terrible idea to commit to writing a blog post every day for a month. I already missed a day after falling asleep too early on a Saturday night. This is the fault of the recent time change, I’m sure. Not feeling sufficiently motivated to come up with new material, […]