Food and shopping tips from my trip to Verona, Italy.
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A recount of my trip to the town of Bassano del Grappa where the Italian spirit, grappa, hails from.
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Photos and highlights from my beach vacation in Forte Dei Marmi, Italy.
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Here are some photos, tips, and other highlights from my recent trip to Rome.
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A few of my favorite packing pointers and tips that I’ve learned over my many years of travel.
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Sometimes I wish Wes Anderson had handcrafted my summer camp experiences. That way my memories from those times would be of treasure hunts, canoeing adventures, and catching fireflies by the campfire.
Not to say I didn’t love the camp experiences I had but summer camps in the 90s were more about SuperSoakers, frozen yogurt, and B movie nights. As summer officially kicks off this weekend, I wanted to share with you a few things I would have packed were I to go back and do it all over:
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A recap of my road trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco along the famed highway 1 with stops in Ojai, Santa Barbara, Paso Robles, and Big Sur.
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Daydreaming is an art – it truly is a special skill. My high school French teacher would disagree, as he wrote my daydreaming as off as lack of concentration, but I believe it’s the key to creativity. And, let’s be honest, it’s a coping mechanism for escaping from reality. Especially when your reality comes in the form of travel headaches like lost luggage, cancelled flights, and poor customer service.
I’d like to think I have pretty good travel karma, but really just it’s just a matter of time before the bad stuff hits. And, when you travel as much as I do, it hits pretty often. This winter I’ve been caught in a Nor’Easter, had luggage fly east when I was heading west, and clocked in time at airport cafés while coping with grounded flights. And, that, my friends, is when I daydream.
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A round up of my adventures and eats from my trip to Austin for South By Southwest Interactive Conference.
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