Remote Year Prep: What to do with my car?


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Remote Year Prep

Returning my leased Mazda CX-5 to West Coast Mazda

Preparing for my upcoming remote year as a travel photographer has been a more daunting task than I could have ever imagined. The action lists are endless and some of the actions are life-changing. Here’s a story of me and my car.

Spectacular achievement is always preceded by unspectacular preparation.

Robert H. Schuller

Car = Freedom

I bought my first car before I had a driver’s license. It represented freedom! After growing up in the big city of Calgary, Alberta, our family moved out to the country when I was 13. Ugh. I was stuck. There was no transit, no easy way to get around. I always had to “hitch...