I will be traveling to Australia next month to give a series of trainings, seminars and keynote addresses at Bond University on the Gold Coast (where I am a visiting research scholar), in Brisbane, and at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. Show More Summary
I have been to Washington D.C. many times since my first visit in 1977. I was most recently there just this summer. We have done episodes on Washington D.C. on Amateur Traveler […] The post Book Review – The Unofficial Guide to Washington, D.C. appeared first on Amateur Traveler Travel Podcast.
One of the most popular posts on this blog is my 29 life lessons learned in travelling the world (for 8 years straight). I’ve personally been to a couple of dozen countries, but then there are people like my friend Chris Guillebeau. He has been to every single country on earth! I’ve met Chris on […]
Time travel in 'The Flash' has been teased by its producers, but an official synopsis puts the mystery to rest.
"I thought you'd be fatter." It's a common outburst when people first meet me at a barbecue event, book signing, or one of the hundred-plus barbecue joints I visit in a year traveling across Texas and beyond. "How are you not..." a pause to size me up, "...400 pounds?" This line of inquiry appears to be an unavoidable hazard of the job. Show More Summary
It is that time of year where you will see documentaries and other specials on haunted places on TV. All over American, these haunted places are some of the scariest places to visit. The Travel Channel had a documentary on these such places. If you missed it, I linked the video of the entire show.
I lived in South America for more than two decades, and have had the privilege –and luck- of being able to travel all around it, both for work and leisure. As any other region in the world, South America has a wide variety of great, gorgeous, awe-inspiring sceneries for you to enjoy, from crystal-clear seas […]
In the latest edition of “What If?” by xkcd, Randall Munroe addresses an article from Data Pointed determining how quickly an individual could potentially travel to all 50 states in the United States. Suffice it to say, Munroe’s own answer becomes decidedly more complicated. If you allow the satellite to change course an unlimited number […]
the Museum of the Bible offers a particularly timely example of the house of mirrors refracting history, religion, and politics in the United States Reflections on a visit to a travelling exhibition of part of the recently-created Green...Show More Summary
Many people wondered why I would travel halfway across the world to attend the Cook and Mann lectures. The answer to that question is: I decided to come on a whim (I also had not visited the UK since I started blogging) hoping that other more valuable meetings could occur. As I pointed out in…
Travelling as a family, you sometimes feel pulled in a million different directions, especially when you are visiting a city with kids. Everyone wants to do something the other doesn’t and there simply isn’t enough time for everything. The best solution is to find activities that you can all enjoy.
California’s fall colors don’t get enough respect. As a traveler, that can work to your advantage, keeping rates reasonable and traffic to a minimum. In fact, October might be the most beautiful time to visit the state’s rustic retreats.
Plus, walking to all 21 missions, and quibbles on the photo used for the article on La Purísima Concepción Mission. Plus, walking to all 21 missions, and quibbles on the photo used for the article on La Purísima Concepción Mission.
Bayern Munich travel to Hamburg and look to continue the season undefeated. Hamburg badly need points, as they are dead last and haven't even scored yet. A visit from Bayern Munich couldn't come at a worse time for Hamburg SV, who sacked Mirko Slomka on the 14th of September. Show More Summary
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I just love Toronto! But perhaps I’m a little biased, due to the fact that I was born there. At the end of August, the hubster and I packed our bags and flew the five long hours to Toronto for a mini vacay — to visit family and a few friends. Sadly, we could only […] The post LPNP Travels to Toronto appeared first on Lipstick Powder N Paint.
Today I finalized my travel plans for heading to Rhinebeck, aka the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival. It’s going to be fabulous, and not only do I get to visit the fairgrounds and eat delicious food and buy … Continue reading ...
She was scheduled to travel to Malta this weekend for her first official visit overseas by herself, and unfortunately Kate Middleton won’t be able to make the trip. According to a Kensington Palace spokesperson, the Duchess of Cambridge...Show More Summary
Fall 2014 Menswear Highlights-Famed fashion photographer Juergen Teller continues his collaboration with luxury retailer Barneys New York, traveling to the Italian city of Palermo... The post Barneys New York Visits Palermo for Fall/Winter 2014 Men’s Catalogue appeared first on The Fashionisto.
Thinking of visiting a new city sometime soon? Villy wants to simplify the hotel-hunting process by recommending the best neighborhoods and hotels, according to your interests. Read more...