Author Archives: John Wilson

About John Wilson

Traveler, writer and photographer. No home now, just traveling the world in search of the lost chord.

Mortality – The ward setting – who, what, where and why – Part 2

The first day, the journalist cames into play. Who, what when, where and why. Those are the questions that one’s supposed to answer, correct? First bed is being held by a fellow who has thrombosis – which is what I … Continue reading

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Facing mortality – life on the road with all the dangers of living Part 1

It really all started in Tamarindo, Costa Rica. A collapse, fainting on the way to the bathroom after being unable to catch my breath. Left leg was really giving me some pain. Went to the Caribbean side of Costa Rica, … Continue reading

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Panama City, Panama Central America – car and I arrived in one piece

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Hard to believe that I drove across the Panama Canal yesterday, in a 1995 Toyota Tercel driven from the USA. Through Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica the car performed way above my expectations. Through rivers … Continue reading

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An open letter to the US Government and Department of State – passports

I think somewhere along this trip in time you folks, that work for me, have things kind of screwed up. What prompted this letter was your new proposal of questions to ask before you allow me, an US citizen, a … Continue reading

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A view of American history from outside America – a different read.

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I might get some slack about this post, but I think my fellow travelers would agree – the view of American history outside of America is different from what it is inside America. Here is a good example – the … Continue reading

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Am I really serious about making money on this blog?

I have been thinking – which is always dangerous for me to do, but I am a wild and crazy guy, and do it anyways! Am I really serious about wanting to make a living on the internet, while traveling? … Continue reading

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St. Mathews Blue Hole National Park, Stann Creek District, Belize

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The St. Mathews Blue Hole National Park in Stann Creek District is a site that is worthy a visit if you ever get to Belize. Home of 3 caves that are available of searching, it is an experience to enter the … Continue reading

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Irazu National Park – Home of the Irazu Volcano, Costa Rica

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Irazu National park is one of 4 volcano parks located near Alajuela, Costa Rica. It is unique from the others because: 1) It is the highest of the 4. 2) It is the only place in Central America that you can … Continue reading

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