Month: November 2012

Social Networking Takes to the Air

Social networking just got more specific. This time, its frequent fliers getting their own way to swap information.

Unlike old-school frequent-flier message boards, RouteHappy.com is interactive. All members get a profile that shows users a bit about them – where’s …

Australia and New Zealand – Not the Same Continent

To my friends in Australia and New Zealand,

If you felt a disturbance in The Force earlier, blame my co-worker. She said a few things about you that weren’t true. I was there, though, to step up for you both. …

Homebrewing with Brooklyn Brew Shop’s 1-Gallon Recipes

I know, I know. This is a travel blog. I’m supposed to write about travel and adventurous stuff.

But homebrewing counts as an adventure. I’ve been into it for about seven years now. I’ve brewed everything from a delicious chocolate-coconut …

whale shark, SCUBA, PADI

My First SCUBA Dive Experience (Guest Post)

SCUBA diving is an amazing sport and trying to explain the underwater experience to someone that has never dived before is hard – if not impossible.

My first SCUBA dive was in Koh Samui, Thailand. And from start to finish, …