Kykuit: The Rockefeller Estate, Sleepy Hollow, New York. [May 2017] I am now inspired to read the classic literature on success: “Being A Billionaire” by Sherwood B.… Read more “Upstate Estate”
Silver Sands State Park, Milford, Connecticut. [April 2017] This little-known, nature-focused gem along the Connecticut shores of Long Island Sound is a welcome escape on a long… Read more “Sand Silvers Down My Spine”
Oahu, Hawaii. [November 2016] Made it. Rain or shine, gust or dust. There is no difficulty, no fear, no quantifiable deterrent to what lies ahead. There is… Read more “I Choose You, Peakachu – Olomana Three Peaks Full Hike”
Watkins Glen/Taughannock Falls, New York. [October 2016] Sometimes you need to let your thoughts run, run on without end, letting the infallible force of gravity reign, down… Read more “Don’t Let Me Fall”
Allendale/Hackensack, New Jersey. [September 2016] Northern New Jersey, like waiting in a short line or Piers Brosnan as James Bond, is solidly mediocre. There are no impressive… Read more “Suburgatory”
Savannah, Georgia. [August 2016] New York is hot this summer – like, an American setting a thermostat in Europe hot. The brilliant solution is obviously to fly 2… Read more “‘vannahty Fair”
Stargazing with Rodrigo’s Time Travel Atacama, at the small commune of Coyo a small distance from San Pedro. Clear skies, the Orion nebula, a moonset, and Omega Centauri are highlights.
An exploration of Santiago’s off-the-beaten-path tourism offerings, and the rugged beauty of the Atacama desert and Andean altiplano.
Barcelona/Madrid/Consuegra/Cordoba/Seville/Marbella/Granada, Spain. Gibraltar, British Overseas Territories. [November 2015] Spain, especially as one delves deeper south into its Andalusian soul, is hard to sum up in words. In 8… Read more “Iberian Sights”
Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming/Montana. Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. Zion National Park, Utah. Lower Antelope Canyon and Horseshoe Bend, Arizona. Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah. [August 2015] 黄石国家公园… Read more “National Parks and Recreation”