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Auschwitz Concentration Camp:  Now and Then
25 Jun. 2017
Auschwitz Concentration Camp: Now and Then
People often ask me about things that they should see in Europe on their next visit.  I tell them that on a tour of Europe, they’ll see and later forget many wonderful places, but that they’ll never forget Auschwitz.  It’s a unique place where people come from all over the world to experience one of the
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Where Are the Most Beautiful Women in the World?
7 Jun. 2017
Where Are the Most Beautiful Women in the World?
Clarity > Agreement First some disclaimers because when a topic like this comes up, people are bound to get a little fired up.  For those people who offend easily, there is a saying that I think is appropriate:  if something is said that’s not meant to offend then no offense should be taken.  This post is my personal
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How much money would it take to travel for life?
7 Jun. 2017
How much money would it take to travel for life?
All The Travel You Could Handle Have you ever thought about how much money it would take to travel the world full time? In a meeting a few years ago, an executive at my company wondered what would each person in my department do if they won millions in the lottery.  She asked each of us if we would work or
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Great White Shark Cage Diving with Chris Fallows in South Africa
4 Jun. 2017
Great White Shark Cage Diving with Chris Fallows in South Africa
Jaws If you want to see or cage dive with great white sharks, there are 5 main places to do so: California, Mexico, South Africa, Australia and now also New Zealand in the world to do so.  South Africa is probably the easiest (and cheapest) place to accomplish that goal, the problem is getting there.  It’s
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10 Things that I Love About Europe
4 Jun. 2017
10 Things that I Love About Europe
Europe’s Best I love traveling Europe, but it’s not always easy.  Even if you have vast resources, sooner or later on a trip there you’re going to stumble upon some European intricacies that add or detract from your trip.  I’ve had my own struggles through visiting over 30 countries and more than a year of
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Europe’s Killing Fields:  Srebrenica, Bosnia (and Modern Genocide)
4 Jun. 2017
Europe’s Killing Fields: Srebrenica, Bosnia (and Modern Genocide)
Can’t Forget In over 30 countries of travel in Europe, one country that had a profound impact on me was Bosnia and Herzegovina.  People often ask me what is my favorite country that I’ve traveled too.  I don’t have a favorite country yet, but one that I’ll never forget is Bosnia.  Bosnia is a relatively small
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The 12 Worst Cities in Europe
1 Jun. 2017
The 12 Worst Cities in Europe
Who’s Bad? I love Europe, but there are some caveats.  I’ve been robbed there while traveling, had countless frustrations in nearly every country there, and politically struggle with some European positions.  But I keep coming back, and always look forward to my next trip there, even if I’ve been to the destination before.  The po...
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The Maldives:  Heaven and Hell
23 Nov. 2016
The Maldives: Heaven and Hell
Paradise? How many countries have a President that has been tortured by its own government? One country that has: the Maldives. If you asked most points and miles enthusiasts for a shortlist of exotic destinations that they would like to redeem points for, most would have the Maldives on that list.  I must admit, it’s
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