Back then

Several people have asked what it was like to backpack around in the late 60's and early 70's. There will be 5 posts in this series. They are in sequence beginning with Backpacking way back then.

Backpacking way back then

bpt1.jpg  They wanted to take stuff from one place to another so it was easier to put...
Aug 01, 2017

Unknown roads

unk.jpg  Having raised two children of my own, I know that four years old is a fantastic...
Aug 31, 2017

Transconning the USA in 1968

tus1.jpg  It was late June 1968, this guy was passing out loaves of bread. I grabbed one...
Jun 09, 2017

Things are different today

dty1.jpg  How often do I hear that? You've gone off on a gap year, decided to dump...
Aug 31, 2017

Drug addicts plus an English whore and a big black dog

dae1.jpg  It had been an interesting four months. A contract to IBM, Netherlands, saw me making some...
Sep 06, 2017

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