Housesitting in Monterrey, Mexico

Deah and Chris in Monterrey Mexico

For Thanksgiving week, Chris and I got to experience travel with a twist: we went as certified housesitters and cared for a cat while her owner was away. We’ve been members of the website Trusted Housesitters for a year now, and we finally found a gig that would match up with our schedule, plus a place we wanted to visit.

Although we could have flown from our home airport of Austin, there were cheaper and more direct flights from Continue reading “Housesitting in Monterrey, Mexico”

September 2014: Cruise to Australia

Deah on Carnival Cruise Ship

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Upon the advice of some friends, we looked into a repositioning cruise to start our world trip. ¬†As luck would have it, we found one leaving around the same time that we wanted to travel, going from LA to Continue reading “September 2014: Cruise to Australia”