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Travel

Time and mobility are signs of the new rich, and given our affinity for globe-trotting, you’ll be able to share in our adventures through a series of drunken photos and videos. Oh, and we’ll try to post travel tips as well. Suggestions on places to stay, restaurants to dine at, and clubs to party at. The world is your oyster.

Caravan Holidays: The Call of the Wild Thumbnail

People who own caravans know that they're an iconic symbol of freedom. Like caravanners from thousands of years ago, traveling from Western Europe to the Orient, today's hardy sort relish the idea of taking to the road and exploring new and uncharted territories--even if these are close to home! There's an entertaining sub-culture, including books, [...]

glamping time

Life is all about experiences, and it's too short to waste on less than great ones during precious vacations or holidays. And, when planning an extra special, once-in-a-lifetime event like a wedding, choosing the perfect venue is possibly the most important decision. But what's the perfect venue for a rugged, outdoors individualist whose special someone [...]

creative tourism in spain

Creative tourism is all about creativity, interconnectedness, and joyous, mindful living. Here are a few thoughts about personal, community, city, and industry-wide aspects of creative tourism and how it’s changing the world, now. Develop Career Creativity On a personal level, creative people should learn to use creativity to make a life. Unlike earlier generations, today’s [...]

penguins in antarctica

If you're looking for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, here's an idea: Antarctica. Anyone can get on a plane and visit a city. Many people seek outdoor adventures or go white-water rafting in various parts of the world... but think of it! The South Pole! Santa aka St. Nicholas or Kris Kringle, for interested parties, hails from the [...]

romantic breakfast in bed

Romantic getaways can make some men feel queasy. They make fun of the idea, saying it's one of those things that a man just has to do to get brownie points. But, really, planning a romantic weekend or few days away shouldn't be something just done for brownie points. If it is, you're my nightmare. [...]

Visiting Britain? Rent Like a London Gent Thumbnail

London is one of the most exciting cities in the world. History, architecture, urban parks, royal palaces, culture and more await travelers to the City. Of course, many hotels cater to those traveling for business or pleasure. But, according to American Express in London, the average four star hotel costs hundreds of pounds per night. [...]

abandoned cuban prison

If you were living in Cuba during the 1920s, then I suspect Presidio Modelo was the last place you wanted to end up. It was a panopticon prison in the truest sense of the word, and though it's thankfully no longer being used as a prison, you can still visit. According to Wikipedia, "the prison [...]

horse racers on horses

Horse races are a fashionable, exciting part of British life. Also, London is particularly gloomy in winter. So whether you're a Brit, or a fellow North American taking a trek across the pond, why not break away to the Cotswolds to get a bit of unbridled fun? It's a quick jaunt to Cheltenham: just ninety-nine [...]

berlin gates

The dynamic capital of Germany, Berlin, is home to nearly three and a half million people. Having spent a week there, I can tell you personally that this city is an absolute blast. Get a history lesson by day, and wash it all away by partying at one of the cities many electric bars or [...]

Wondering How Much to Tip at an All-Inclusive Resort? Here’s the Golden Rule… Thumbnail

I just returned from a week long stay in a Cuban resort on the island of Cayo Coco. It was warm, the food was... unique, and I had all day and night to do absolutely nothing. No, really... you don't even know. More on this later, though. You see, this was my first visit to [...]