FEEL LIKE MONKEYING AROUND IN THE MIDWEST? gOaPE!

This article was written a few months ago, just before leaving Indy, and I forgot to post it. I feel the urge now, as I had promised to post a comparison between the two courses. So, here it is: Ziplining Read More …

 

New York on a Budget

Yes, oxymoronic, I know! New York is not the kind of place you visit if your coffers are shallow, but trust me when I say that it really is possible to enjoy the city without breaking the bank. So yes, Read More …

 

It is actually healthy to go ape!

No, I am not endorsing you hauling off and slugging your boss because you did not get the raise he promised, I am talking about the tree-top adventure at Eagle Creek Park. You know, the fun activity park that is Read More …

 

Ithaca and Itasca, 7 distinct differences

They sound similar, they are spelt confusingly similar, and they both have you scratching your head and knitting your brows going ”What is that, a new virus?” These are two different cities, located, in the USA, with very distinct characteristics. Read More …

 

When pain becomes pleasurable

Studies suggest that the brain chemical dopamine, the chemical interface between events and our emotional response, cannot distinguish well between a negative or positive stimulus. In other words, it is non-discriminatory when it comes to the pain / pleasure dichotomy. Read More …

 

7 things that identify Hoosier-ville

Spotting Indy is not too difficult a task. If you are driving along I-80, I-90, I-65, or US 52, and wondering where you turn off for Indiana, you cannot possibly miss it. Here are 7 ways you will know you Read More …

 

Lafayette: Stop for the gasoline, stay for the calzone!

Lafayette, Indiana is celebrating its victory in the first round of the America‚Äôs Best Communities competition, a $10 million initiative to stimulate economic revitalization in small towns and cities……..so the article reads. Prior to yesterday, when we filmed the 48hour Read More …

 

My most memorable love affair!

It happened a few years ago, at the snow-capped mountains of Mt Rainier Park, Washington. It was the winter of 2011. We were homeward bound after a leisurely cruise along the winding roads the define the park. Singing songs, eating Read More …

 

Life on the Monterey Penninsula

     

 

Where in the world is Rochester?

Rochester is located some 6 hours away from NYC and 1.3 hour from Buffalo proper. An older town with a mid-western layout, colonial architecture, and a general air of being frozen in a time warp. Dunkin Donuts still reigns supreme Read More …