Short accounts of our family’s travels organized as digital postcards. The places we love the most and the stories that we think make them so special.

There are 143 posts in Postcards.

Sedona, you butterfly.

The crowds and the quiet loom red and sunset endless forever. [read it!]

Saludos from Real de Catorce!

“You’ll like Real de Catorce,” he said. “There are many hippies.” We tried to reach this fabled city, famous for its peyote festivals which some say are illegal for anyone but native indigenous people to partake in, though we can’t say we personally chose to consume such hallucinogens. Something about having kids around that kills [read it!]

Saludos from Xico, Veracruz!

Our experience with places to stay and what Xico, Veracruz, MX was like to live in for a month while we waited on the incredibly slow postal system in Mexico, once again. [read it!]

an older brother covers his younger sibling's mouth as they stand in front of their home, a 1978 Volkswagen Bus

Saludos from Palenque National Park!

Exploring the waterfalls and ruins, people and centro of Palenque National Park, Chiapas, MX. [read it!]

Palenque National Park

Free Kayaking in Placencia, Belize

Get free kayak rentals with an affordable stay at the Tradewinds cabanas in Placencia, Belize. [read it!]

two boys stand with paddles, next to a kayak and the Caribbean sea, their older brother swimming in the pristine waters

Halloween in Placencia, Belize

Festivities for adults and kids, including costume contests, parades and free jello shots! [read it!]

three children dressed up as mummies, skeletons and ghouls for Halloween in Belize

Greetings from Placencia, Belize

Taking advantage of the off season in Belize to enjoy a slower, more affordable tropical paradise. [read it!]

two wooden chairs next to the caribbean sea in placencia, belize

Saluda from Sayulita, Mexico!

From yoga on the beach to craft beers in hipster pizza joints, Sayulita is a fast-growing paradise on the Mexican Pacific. [read it!]

Saludos from San Miguel de Allende

Finding craft beers and gorgeous dilapidation in this ex-pat haven in the center of Mexico. [read it!]

vandwelling in san miguel de allende mexico

And with the Policia Lights Flashing, Saludos from Mazatlan!

The ferry ride from La Paz to the Mexican Mainland was...interesting. And difficult to obtain. But worth it. Woohoo Mainland here we come! [read it!]

a 1978 VW Bus, on a ferry from La Paz, BCS to Mazatlan, MX

Saludos from Guanajuato, Mexico

A place to stay above it all in Guanajuato, MX. [read it!]

a vw bus and a vw beetle parked above guanajuato

Saludos from Cabo San Lucas!

It's not only Spring break here, there's a city to explore! [read it!]

Saludos from Los Barriles!

This swath of Baja changes things significantly... [read it!]

Saluda from La Paz in Beautiful Baja California!

Falling in and out of love with La Paz... [read it!]

a 1978 champagne edition volkswagen bus parked in front of geraldo's in la paz, b.c.s., mexico

Saludos from Loreto!

We trail behind the Mali Mish mini-Mish for a week of working and hot showers in Loreto, Baja California Sur... [read it!]

a 1989 Volkswagen LT parked in Rivera del Mar, Loreto, Baja California Sur