I went to Denver, Colorado to celebrate with my sister Emily for her 30th birthday party.
We also played TopGolf, joined the Denver Zoo, hand-fed some birds, and had the best corned beef hash I’ve ever had.
Emily, third from the left, with some of her friends at the party
The three best museums in Québec City, Canada are:
- Musee national des beaux-arts du Quebec
- Monastery Des Augustine
- Musee de la Civilisation
These are my travel notes which include my favorite photos, notes on two of the museums I visited, two good places, and candid / random notes and observations about the city.
How often do you think you might die?
I signed up to take a freediving workshop on a remote island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Koh Tao, Thailand is an island a few hours from the coast.
Free diving is one of the deadliest extreme sports.
I thought I might die a few times.
But I lived.
And I learned a few things, like how to better hold my breath, and how to dive deep without a SCUBA tank.
This is what jet-lagged traveler dreams are made of: Cathay Pacific’s newest and largest airport lounge in Hong Kong, The Pier, has a dedicated tea house.
This teahouse is only open to Business and First Class airline passengers, but it begs the question: can I live here?
This all-bamboo open-air indoor-outdoor room is my new favorite thing.
It is a lounge on the Bambu Indah property near Ubud, Bali.
Special note to the architectural harp in the video, something I’ve never ever seen before.
Exterior view: Entrance
Family-style eating is great.
It is like a “Build Your Own Buffet” adventure.
Here is a breakdown, dish by dish, of a typical lunch order at a small roadside restaurant.