I've stopped thinking about future travel . . . too bleak. So I've decided to look back and consider the good fortune I've had to be able to visit many places, see many things, and meet many people.
A year ago, the glow of my first visit to the French Riviera and a return to Barcelona (and seeing my friends Enric and Boira) was waning in the rush of final preparations for a first-time visit to Portugal which included quality time with Katherine (who introduced me to green wine).