“We’ll be in Montezuma by tomorrow afternoon,” I told my son. “Our reservation’s tomorrow night through Thursday.”
Daniel Escurel Occeno
Before going I was told many times; Boracay Island was 'the' destination spot of the Philippines
A Westerner in Iran
James Hope Wilson
Departure lounges are rarely gratifying places to find yourself in; you haven’t even made it yet. Time in airports always seems to possess a subdued quality of having already been beaten
Pulp Friction: Travel Book Exchanges Abroad - John M. Edwards
JME spends as much time reading on the beach as sightseeing restaurant menus and ogling swimsuit models, so he seeks ubiquitous “Book Exchanges” throughout the world. . . .
Fred C. Wilson III
The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is landlocked, mountainous. It connects Asia at all four corners of the compass.
The Self-Perpetuating Gorge of Power or How The IRS Becomes HAL 9000 - James Campion
Once you have a structure of power surmised, erected, and maintained by humans, it is nearly impossible to eradicate it.
Education is Paramount in Spain
Details from the 2012 UNESCO study on world education have revealed that 1 in 4 youngsters in Spain between the ages of 18 and 24 had no studies at all.
Empire of Fascination
I can’t help being transfixed by the politics of North and South America
The World's Outsiders
Has there ever been an ethnicity so little understood? In Europe they are called Roma (Romanies), Americans call them Gypsies.
Addressing all comfy politicians
The other day I chose to splash in splendor and took a taxi instead of the local bus or rickshaw to get to a meeting with somebody socially important. I wasn’t alone
Here’s My Takeaway
This hole in my soul has taken a mighty toll. Nothing, certainly not this tall one I’m nursing, remotely fills the overwhelming void of losing my hero... my dad.
Bradley J Thornton
Living in Southern California I had a difficult time finding cold weather clothes, the ski slopes are a few hours away and not many stores stock thermal underwear
Dynarama:RIP Ray Harryhausen
John M. Edwards
Jason and the Argonauts is the greatest movie ever made!
Discover Milan for the First Time
Fiera di Sinigaglia, and located in Porta Genova along the wharf, began as early as 1800, and occurs every Saturday morning
Let's Be Ants
In today’s global environment, technological advances go unchecked, are ferocious, indifferent, and redefine societal parameters almost instantly
Street Actors in Lima
I haven't every really seen another city in the world where people are as resourceful as in Lima, whether the con-artists, the beggars, the businessmen, or real artists.