Keep the post coming...even if it is just a quick pic and link to your blog so we know it was updated. Something like the "Oasis for your soul" thread here.
I agree with the Food as part of Travel thing...I find that I am willing to try so much more when I am out of country than I will at home.
If you have any time when you pass back through Phoenix, give us some notice so we can meet up. Even if it is just a quick pint somewhere.
cigar smoking, wilderness first responding, ham talking night nurse who is overland certified and a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.....
now everyone say "so what where have you been lately?"