Archive for Travel

When I Was Five #starwars #theforceawakens

When I was five, a toy robot changed my life. Read more

Rest, Refresh, Recover

Normally I love having an extra few days in Taipei … but I typically don’t spend them sick in my hotel bed.

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Minsk World: An Unexpected Look at the Past #travel #china

I wasn’t sure what to expect when a Chinese cab dropped me off at a Soviet aircraft carrier. What I got was a weird reflection on the fears of a past life.

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Locks of Love #photothrowback

Paris is famous for ‘love locks’ on various bridges, which are now being removed to preserve structural integrity. I was able to get a few pictures of one bridge when I was in France back in 2013. Read more

Michael Schumacher Doesn’t Drive a Camry #travel

April 29, 2015. 11:15am. Chandler, AZ.

I think the 2015 Toyota Camry I rented has issues. They’re known as “Pavlov’s Shifters.” But I can’t worry about that now, since I may be late for my flight home. Read more

‘Cause Hong Kong Funk Gonna Give It To Ya #travel

Trust me, I really enjoy travel. But today I’m in a funk. Standing around an airport trying to confirm my flight doesn’t count as “travel”. Welcome to Saturday in Hong Kong, where Brian tries to fly home. Sounds easy, but it’s not.

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