Archive for November, 2012

5 Festivals to celebrate the end of the world

November 27, 2012 | By | Reply More
5 Festivals to celebrate the end of the world

Many believe the end of the world is coming. Chaos… mayhem… doomsday… The Mayan calendar ends on December 21, 2012! NASA claims there is no scientific evidence to support that destruction, global disasters, or that meteors will wreck havoc on December 21, 2012. It’s a fun excuse to scare the shit out of people to […]

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Get A Round Trip Flight For Giving Up Your Seat

November 26, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Get A Round Trip Flight For Giving Up Your Seat

Are you willing to volunteer your seat on an over booked flight in exchange for a round trip ticket? Last weekend I flew Spirit Airlines from Las Vegas to Chicago for the Thanksgiving holiday. The flight was over sold so they were offering a round trip ticket and a $7 food voucher to volunteers who […]

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Disgusting Thanksgiving Dinner

November 25, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Disgusting Thanksgiving Dinner

The meal you see above looks appetizing doesn’t it? If colors of food give a clue to what your tongue is about to experience, you can probably imagine what it tastes like. Last year I went to Paris for Thanksgiving week. I was keen to try new food so I asked my Parisian friend what […]

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Sunset in Versailles

November 23, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Sunset in Versailles

Photo of the week: Sunset in Versailles, France

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Living With Less

November 19, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Living With Less

It won’t be long before I’ll be living out of a backpack. I’m actually looking forward to it since one of my goals is to live with a less than 100 items. I’m not quite there yet, but I’m getting closer. In preparation for my RTW trip, I started practicing minimalism. I’m getting rid of […]

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Ciudad Perdida: Q & A with an archaeologist

November 11, 2012 | By | Reply More
Ciudad Perdida: Q & A with an archaeologist

On our way our of The Lost City, we ran into an archaeologist working on the site. Check out this video.

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Transforming Shyness

November 5, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
Transforming Shyness

Over the past few months since coming back from Burning Man, I reflect on the my experiences on the playa. One moment that sticks out in my head is when I met this girl who was lounging around the communal area of our camp. I chatted with her for a bit. She told me where […]

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