March 24, 2015

How To Piss Off Someone From Cleveland

Say you’re from Cleveland when you’re not. Cleveland is as much a victim of suburban sprawl as almost jede andere amerikanische city, especially in the Rust […]
March 9, 2015

Lights! Camera! Switzerland!

My entry for Lights! Camera! Switzerland! in the maximum 1024 characters. Everyone has their Valhalla, a place that feels too perfect to be real. For me, it’s […]
March 6, 2015

Klean Kanteen Tackles American Waste with “Bring Your Own” Campaign

Klean Kanteen is in the business of preventing waste by encouraging water drinkers (i.e. the world) to #BringYourOwn. The campaign hinges on some dismal facts regarding American […]
March 3, 2015

Traveling Lake Atitlán, Guatemala Reveals a Land of Contrasts

Originally published at Jacada Travel. Much of Lake Atitlan and the surrounding area is a study in stark contrasts. This beautiful body of water is surrounded […]
March 1, 2015


Originally published at Tico Times Travel. Two buses, one perplexing walk to the Mepe station, a taxi, and two boats is what it took for my […]
January 28, 2015

Hiking to the Ruins of Ujarrás in Costa Rica’s Orosi Valley

Originally published at The Tico Times. My wife Melanie and I made a special point of taking the train, which runs obscenely limited hours, from San […]