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22 10, 2017

Best Hostels & Airbnb’s Around the World

By | October 22nd, 2017|Categories: Cuba, England, India, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, New York, Rajasthan, Senegal, Turkey|Tags: , , , , , , , |

One of the most intimidating and misleading ideas of Traveling is how expensive it can be. Another concern is safety. So in respect to both, I've compiled a list of my top 13 favorite inexpensive accommodations around the world that is also safe for solo travelers. This list includes Hostels, Guesthouses, Airbnbs and Bed & Breakfasts in Lebanon, [...]

25 04, 2017

Austrian Air: Nonstop LA to Vienna

By | April 25th, 2017|Categories: Austria, Europe, Los Angeles|Tags: , , , |

On April 10, 2017, Austrian Air made an exciting announcement: their first nonstop service to the West Coast, to our lovely town of Los Angeles! Boeing 777-200 aircraft. Photo Courtesy of Austrian Airlines.   Nonstop Flight: Los Angeles to Vienna Starting summer of 2017, Austrian Airlines will offer up to six flights per week between Vienna to LA on the Boeing [...]

27 12, 2016

A Decade in Business & Travel

By | December 27th, 2016|Categories: Colombia, Denmark, Dharma Bum, Dominican Republic, Holland, Jordan, Los Angeles, Morocco, Sri Lanka|Tags: , , , |

2016 has been an intrepid year in Travel Adventures. Flight prices were incredibly inexpensive and credit card points made it much more accessible to book travel. I hope this post inspires you to book a few trips in 2017! Travel as I've mentioned time and time again, does not need to be expensive. It can be [...]

31 07, 2016

Published: Israel, The Holy Land

By | July 31st, 2016|Categories: Asia, Eilat, Europe, Israel, Jerusalem, Middle East, Negev Desert|Tags: , , , , , , , |

My Travel article as published in ARE Magazine, Summer Edition 2016 – Israel, The Holy Land.

15 06, 2016

Celebrating Koningsdag

By | June 15th, 2016|Categories: Holland|Tags: , |

Holland celebrated their King’s birthday (Willem-Alexander) for the 3rd year in a row. This fun event is known as “Koningsdag” or “King’s Day” and is held on April 27, a national holiday in the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Two of the Netherland’s largest brands, KLM and Heineken, joined forces to celebrate this special occasion in variety of ways [...]

18 03, 2016

Hotel d’Angleterre, Copenhagen

By | March 18th, 2016|Categories: Denmark, Europe|Tags: , , |

All Photos Courtesy of Hotel d'Angleterre Denmark is continuously leads the world in the finest accomplishments. The country is recognized as having “The Happiest People in the World,” the most Michelin rated restaurants (including the best restaurant in the world, Noma). So it comes as no surprise that they also have one of [...]

26 08, 2015

10 Ways to Stay Fit while Traveling

By | August 26th, 2015|Categories: Dharma Bum, France, Israel, Paris|Tags: , , |

Staying fit & healthy on the road is vital as it could make or break your Travel experience. In a previous post, I wrote about How to Stay Healthy while Flying. Without good health and energy, it would be difficult to fully enjoy our Travel Adventures that we've worked so hard for. Being on the road [...]

8 07, 2015

Are the French Rude?

By | July 8th, 2015|Categories: France|Tags: , |

I was asked this question today at a Business Meeting when I mentioned I was in Paris in April. I've been asked a few times in the past, and admit, I wondered this too myself before I had gone back to France since a decade ago. The short answer is No. But it is a more [...]

9 06, 2015

Top 6 Travel Apps You Should Have

By | June 9th, 2015|Categories: Dharma Bum, Europe|Tags: , |

Traveling, like Life itself, is not a static thing. It never has been, physically or mentally. Technology has changed Traveling even more in the past decade, some say for the better, other's disagree. You can't argue though that it has made the whole experience a lot more convenient with research, routes, what to see, where [...]

24 09, 2013

“Travels with Epicurus”

By | September 24th, 2013|Categories: Europe, Greece|Tags: , |

 An extract I found in the back of the book by Daniel Klein, a satirical irony of the mentality of Americans Vs Europeans in Life & Work. Epicureanism as a Living Philosophy Today Aegean islanders like to tell a joke about a prosperous Greek American who visits one of the islands onvacation. Out on a walk, the [...]