One of the best things about travel is to experience the way other cultures do things. More often than not, I am impressed and sometimes downright ashamed we are so far behind. Other times, I gain a deeper appreciation for the good old USA. Today I experienced First Class Movie Cinema in Chiang Mai, Thailand … More First Class Movie Cinema
As many of you have seen today, our half wit president has accomplished next to nothing. According to new rules that won’t even take affect for at least 90 days, you just simply need to stay at private residences and use “Support of the Cuba People” as your reason for visit. This is what my … More Failed President Issues Failed Policy!
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My first podcast is out! Please listen and subscribe and join me in my new adventure. https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-n7cg9-6b56f9
How many people did you hear say “If Trump wins the election, I am moving out of this country”? I am doing it! This probably won’t come as a surprise to those that know me well but the time has come to make Cuba my permanent home. After 7 years of visiting and living there … More Move to Cuba!
Are you traveling alone or on a budget? You have to try a hostel! I just got back from a week in Barcelona. I have been to Barcelona a few times before and it still ranks as one of my favorite cities in the world. Great weather, amazing food and a fantastic walking culture all … More Why Not a Hostel?
It’s finally here! My second book titled “Top 100 Places to Eat in Havana” is now available on Amazon. Please share this with anybody thinking of going to Cuba. http://amzn.to/2nNx2DU Top 100 Places to Eat in Havana explores the best restaurants that Havana has to offer. Detailed review of the top 10. Mini review of … More My New Book on Cuban Dining is Out
So I have noticed a sad trend when traveling and it has been exasperated lately when watching all the Americans flood Cuba. People seem to travel places just to show up with their expectations of what a place should be like or what it should have. It all seems odd to me since the greatest … More Travel to Learn New Ways, Not to Impose Your Own.
There are times when you travel that you just know you are going to love a new city. I had this feeling about Medellin, Colombia. In the 90’s Medellin was considered the murder capital of the world. Once home to the world’s most notorious and violent drug cartel, headed by Pablo Escobar, Medellín witnessed 6,349 … More From Most Dangerous City on Earth to My New Favorite City…Medellin
I have visited Mexico about 30 times in my life. Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan, Puerta Vallarta, Cozumel, Cancun, Ensenada and Tijuana. Anytime I spoke to a Mexican from Mexico City about that though they always said the same thing, “Mexico City is very different from the rest of Mexico”. I couldn’t agree more. Sitting in … More Build a Wall? We Need to Build Bridges!