Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Gifts of Travel

“Nothing so liberalizes a man and expands the kindly instincts that nature put in him as travel and contact with many kinds of people.” –Mark Twain Can you give your family, your friends and yourself any opportunity which offers more … Continue reading

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GPS or Maps?

“A map does not just chart, it unlocks and formulates meaning; it forms bridges between here and there, between disparate ideas that we did not know were previously connected.” ― Reif Larsen, The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet How do … Continue reading

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Treat Yourself Right

“I still enjoy traveling a lot. I mean, it amazes me that I still get excited in hotel rooms just to see what kind of shampoo they’ve left me.” — Bill Bryson  Some people consider staying in hotels to be a … Continue reading

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The Acela Express Experience

“There are so many different reasons as to why I love riding trains. But I think ultimately it’s the romantic feeling of it. There’s something about it that just transports me into old films.” – Rosario Dawson When I was … Continue reading

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Conferences Expand Your Horizons

“Sci-fi conventions are probably the most fun, the most out-of-the-box, entertaining week or weekend you’ve ever had in your life.” — Richard Hatch, Captain Apollo in the original Battlestar Galactica Attending a conference or convention can be one of the … Continue reading

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