An enriching travel experience means seeing beyond what’s immediately in front of you. It requires a bit of planning ahead of time and a thoughtful consideration given to how you spend your time in the place you’re exploring. I’ve curated from Quora, a few of the best tips that I feel convey the most important […]Read more "How to have an authentic travel experience"
The Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew (henceforth referred to as Kew Gardens) is one of those places around London that you see posters for, and hear about, but due to laziness, never really make that big of an effort to get out to. So when it was suggested by a friend that we head out […]Read more "Things to do in London: Visit Kew Gardens"
Reading around online, you’d get the impression that only women care about dressing and taking care of themselves when getting ready to embark on a long haul flight. Well I don’t think that’s necessarily true! After reflecting on my time flying and a lot of trial and error, I’ve put together the other guide […]Read more "How to pack and dress for long haul flights for men"
Nostalgia is a funny thing. It’s a heartwarming feeling that envelops your senses in waves when you see, hear, smell, do or think something that is reminiscent of a time in your past. It’s funny because the must mundane, insigificant moments of your day can end up being connected to a future bout of nostalgia […]Read more "Nostalgia and Coming Home"
Living in London, it’s sometimes difficult to find American comfort foods. It seems that no place does nachos properly, cinema popcorn leaves a lot to be desired, and quality bagels are few and far between. While I’m not a New Yorker, I can recall on my various visits to the city, the numerous delis and […]Read more "Best New York Bagels in London"
Saturday offered the opportunity to run the Bear Grylls Survival Race in London and it was quite the adventure! If you like challenging yourself to tests of strength, agility, endurance, and even heights, this is a good course for you. There are 5k, 10k, and 30k options available however we did the 5k for […]Read more "Completing the Bear Grylls Survival Race"
It’s been a busy September! Ashley and I have just recently come back from a trip to Italy where we had a great time eating nearly everything in sight. Late September seems to be a good time to visit Italy because it’s the latter half of tourist season which means you still get an adventurous vibe […]Read more "Traveling Through Rome and Naples: Highlights"