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November 2016

CircaWanderlust Guide to The Eje Cafetero – Caldas

Phjo The last of our 3 part travel guide to Colombia’s coffee growing region, we bring you Caldas. Each of the states have a variety of things to offer from ecological trails to historic old churches, there is so…

americana playlist, travel playlist

Americana Americana, Play it Again

Nothing says Ameriana like a buffalo, or is it a bison? Either way, this is a follow up to our previous Americana playlist because I can’t get enough and someone somewhere needs a new road trip playlist. …

travel playlist, music

Small Town America

Main Street USA is an immortal feeling of knowing your neighbors where your Sunday school teacher is also your mom’s best friend, and where mom and pop shops provide all your retails needs. It is fresh baked cookies and…

AP trail, Travel playlist, music

Appalachian Trail

I’ve long been fascinated with the AT. Even before it became the Millenial rite of passage, the AT was a journey that inspired me to dream of outdoor campfires and setting up tents under the stars. This playlist is…

Americana Roots

Americana 1:  materials concerning or characteristic of America, its civilization, or its culture; broadly:  things typical of America   2:American culture   3:  a genre of American music having roots in early folk and country music Think hitch hiking,…

travel playlist, music

Delta Blues

The South is a weird beast: it is raw, in your face, and the home to so many iconic things. And when it comes to music, there is no place more influential than the southern states. You have to…

Tennessee mountains, playlist, music

Tennessee Mountains

The Tennessee mountains where the first I ever saw. We would take family trips to Smokey Mountain National Park and some of my fondest memories include the Rainbow Inn (still there!) pool and a raccoon that stole my watermelon…

Tacos, The Spot, Mexican Food

The Spot; For the Best Tacos in the 941

Sometimes the best food in town is in some of the most unexpected places. Enter The Spot Taco Truck at the Red Barn Flea Market in Bradenton. I have traveled to many a country and eaten many good tacos,…