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Throwback to a Trini in Scotland 2004 with bad photography

Throwback to a Trini in Scotland 2004 with bad photography

I was having some thoughts about the Scotch tour I had in Scotland, which was my first really great drinking experience and to my wife who has some English and Scottish in her bloodline … and I was thinking that it’s about time to start planning a trip back to the land of my favorite alcohol. 10 years ago, I ... Read More »

My 138 item travel bucket list

My 138 item travel bucket list

Every year, I try to update my old bucket list page … and it gets tougher and tougher each year. As I knock things off my bucket list, I add harder and harder things to the list. Years ago, I thought I would chronicle my experience/bucket list just like so many others before me … nothing special really, just a ... Read More »

12 things to do in Iceland : Trini-Style!

12 things to do in Iceland : Trini-Style!

When I went to Iceland, I really thought that the place would be covered in ice. Seriously! There is a reason that Iceland is known at the “Land of Fire and Ice” … although I would rename it to: Iceland : Land of the “Ficeterfallucken” … aka Land of Fire, Ice and Waterfalls Turducken style. If you’re expecting amazing food ... Read More »

Tuesday Morning – Overrated!!! Leaning Tower of Pisa

Tuesday Morning – Overrated!!! Leaning Tower of Pisa

So you’re in Italy and almost everyone who has gone to Italy, has been asked about the following things Is Pizza in Italy, THAT good? How is the Pope doing … did you see him, while you were in Rome? Were there gladiators at the Colisseo? Does the Leaning Tower of Pisa actually lean that much? For me, it is ... Read More »

Wednesday Photo Nights #10 : Krakow at night – A Photo Blog

Wednesday Photo Nights #10 : Krakow at night – A Photo Blog

Krakow is awesome … even in the depths of winter … there is great food, tons of unique and different bars as well as good people to go out with. Read More »

Monday Morning Consultant – Le Meridien Bristol, Warsaw review

Monday Morning Consultant – Le Meridien Bristol, Warsaw review

Getting into Warsaw after 11 hours in transit, never leaves you happy … even flying business class, however when the hotel you’re checking into, has such a remarkable history, you’re willing to go for the adventure. Opened in 1899, requisitioned by the Nazis, appropriated by the Communists, and even used as a secret base by the wartime resistance, it was ... Read More »

Winter in Auschwitz and Birkenau – A photo blog

Winter in Auschwitz and Birkenau – A photo blog

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Wednesday Photo Nights #9 : At night in the Warsaw Christmas Market

Wednesday Photo Nights #9 : At night in the Warsaw Christmas Market

You’ve read the books, seen the movies and heard the stories … so we can all get on board : Warsaw hasn’t had it easy. As a city, Warsaw would be the “Rocky” of cities … knocked down over and over, but it always gets back up again. After all the trials, there’s been a heavy make-over in the city ... Read More »

It’s 12/12/12 … so here’s my travel year in review …

It’s 12/12/12 … so here’s my travel year in review …

As we come to the end of the year, you can’t help but reflect on the year that has gone by. For Diane and I, the adventures are almost over for the rest of the year, since we’re going to Guatemala again on December 27th. So as I sit here at the Westin in Edmonton at 5am, I’ve had some ... Read More »

Walking the ruins in Delos … How to get from Mykonos to Delos

On our mini Greek adventure, we stopped on the island of Mykonos. It’s pretty famous for the beaches and being quite the gay boy haven. Even the beaches are very well known … Super Paradise, Platis Gialos and Elia are very popular with tourists. The music is pumping all day long and there are tons and tons of bars on ... Read More »