November 17th, 2006

don't fear death

global freeloading

i have issued myself a challenge - to travel from istanbul to prague and stay in prague for seven months without paying to sleep and get by on less than $15 per day (not counting insurance, textbooks or tuition related costs) - all within the confines of one backpack. I did Peru for almost three weeks with only one book size backpack, so I am not worried about the light travel part. Here is the bag:

i really miss the pack i had before katrina. there are some other goodies i can't find anymore that were among my travel favorties. i had a travel coffee maker and a currency convertor that magellan's no longer carries.
so i am hanging out a lot on Global Freeloaders.

don't tell my mom, she will swear i will stay with an axe murderer!
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Today's Theme: Fun & Sport

snagged from mysticknyght

1. What musical instruments would you like to learn or improve your performance on?
the guitar....kind of a hang around a campfire thing

2. Poetry: do you like it or not?
live for it

3. Do you shop for fun, or only when you need something?
i hate shopping

4. Do you like being on the phone?
i hate phones

5. What were the last three books you bought?
"Bowling Alone : The Collapse and Revival of American Community" by Robert D. Putnam
"Interpretation of Cultures" by Clifford Geertz
"Let's Go: Eastern Europe"