cessna 172

To Iowa and back in a Cessna 172


above: a mid-way fuel stop, not much going on in McCook, Nebraska Last week we hopped in a Cessna 172 and flew across the midwest to visit Mark’s family in Iowa.  It’s something we’ve dreamed of doing for years now so it was pretty sweet to finally be doing it.  We may have only moved at a fraction of the speed of a commercial airliner but Mark let me bring more than 3...

Flying Solo


You know how certain days of your life are so monumental that they will be ingrained in your memory until the day you die?  Yesterday was one of those days.  Growing up I’ll never forget the framed cut up shirt that hung in my dad’s office.  It was from the day he soloed on his way to becoming the pilot I had always known him to be.  Unlike most kids, my family never went on road...


Hi!  We’re Mark & Michele, a couple of modern-day nomads perfecting the art of slow, perpetual travel.  We believe that being debt-free and free to roam is the ultimate freedom.  This blog is where we share our travels as well as our insights in to this lifestyle that we absolutely love.  We hope you enjoy it!


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