Oscar Wilde said, “If you want to be a grocer, or a general, or a politician, or a judge, you will invariably become it; that is your punishment.” Long before living a nomad life, I had wanted to be a software engineer. But when I became one, it felt like a punishment. It is not to say that a Ph.D. in computer science and a software development career in Germany were not dreams that came true. But those dreams were no longer mine. Now, I have no career, permanent address, fixed phone number, bank balance, spouse or kids. Everything I own fits inside my bicycle panniers. Every day is a new adventure. Despite all the uncertainties and difficulties I face on the road, I find a new home, a new…
Two years into his five-year tour, Sam Johnson has spent 642 days in his Hubba Hubba tent.
You don’t have to go far to escape. Last-minute trips can be just as rewarding if done right.
This dish comes together in a snap and is perfect for those long days on the road when you don’t want to cook, but there’s nothing around and you gotta eat.