Monthly Archives: July 2017

Tamesis Dock © Rich Ward

5 Things I Love About London

"Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London,...

Nakagusuku Castle in Okinawa

Did you know that you can visit castles in Japan? I didn't. At least not until I visited one when I was in Japan...

Time For The Percolator

I've never been a big coffee drinker. You could blame it on a lack of exposure growing up. None of the adults in my...

Getting a Work and Holiday Visa is a Great Way to Spend a Year...

Almost everyone wants to visit Australia at some point in their life. But it's an expensive destination, both in getting there and in traveling around...

My Irish Naturalisation Story

A couple of days prior our Seoul trip, I received a letter from the Ministry of Justice about my naturalization approval. I opened the...
Manali

Manali: Little Town of Big Surprises

We were super excited about our trip to Manali so we left Delhi around midnight on a Friday night. It was a holiday weekend...
This huge lion looks down at you as you walk along the paved path at El Morro

Adventures in My Own Backyard: El Morro National Monument

Sometimes as an American, I forget that we have a lot of really great places to visit here in our own country. I often...

This is Why I Want to go to South Africa…

There's no African country that has received as much worldwide attention than the Rainbow nation - South Africa. It's one country on the black...
Pimp my ride India style

You Won’t Believe the Cause of Traffic Problems in India

So you think we have bad traffic jams in America huh?  Well, just like everything else, it depends on the basis of your comparison....
Scandinavian Kitchen - Rich Ward

Where to Shop For Something Different in London

With more than 300 shops on Oxford Street alone, London is certainly a place where you can splash the cash on a shopping spree...