Vinnie and I were driving to our 11th rental of the 2020 pandemic season when we that rare moment of silence and a gorgeous sunset to inspire the what ifs and give a little spike to the anxiety that underlies all of our current decision making. Nothing in the car seemed real and at this
In January 2012 we moved to Singapore. There aren’t many people who spend their year off looking for gaps in a market. I certainly didn’t. But Vinnie did. I met people, ate food and explored. Vinnie met people, had lunches and explored the tech scene. It’s the subtle differences that matter in this story. It
Because it cracks me up. I’m CRYING. I’m pretty sure most people have the same initial reaction to eating crazy food and dealing with squat toilets – they just hide it a little better. Watch more here.
Go Giants! World Series excitement is palpable and my facebook feed is going kra-zy with Giants fever. It’s even caught on in Korea where just weeks ago we spotted a sword-wielding fan. We also want to Rally for Sanity with all of you other liberals and moderates so today we’re going to Tiananmen Square with
The biggest department store in Pohang is Lotte. In Korea, Lotte is also a supermarket brand, a car insurance and apartment building complex. Let me ask you, why would Koreans name their biggest store ‘Lotte’ when they can’t pronounce “L”??? This inability to make an “L” sound (Lotte is “Rotte”, Rice is “Lice”, and Vinnie
This post began as a rant about what I will absolutely, positively never wear on this voyage. I wanted to unequivocally state that I refuse to wear Teva sandals paired with three-day old wool socks. That the hideous color of hiking orange and khaki will never enter my wardrobe. Not in a million years will
Urban Hiking is our own little joke about the tools needed to survive in the city. One hot NYC summer on the way to Penn Station, we wanted to buy a walking stick to bat people out of the way and lean on in the shade to perspire peacefully. There were no walking stick stores
Vinnie and I are getting ready for our trip. We’re not really sure about where we’re headed or how long we’ll be gone but the point is, we’re leaving! You should remember, this is how well we get along when we travel: