A Guy’s Guide to Vegas

Gentlemen, you might already be aware, but I want to let you all in on a secret: Las Vegas is a trap. Literally. It is designed by the same people who built the staircase in David Bowie’s “Labyrinth.” Photo Courtesy of PlanetPerplexIt’s a beautiful, wonderful, sticky trap designed to take all your money. Learn this well. No matter what you do, […]

Things we put in our mouths in 2013

It shouldn’t be a secret that Chris and I enjoy experiencing a destination and culture through food. 2013 was a great year for us and we were able to see so much of the world. It wasn’t easy, but we’ve narrowed down a few of the best things to grace our palates from the last 365 days. Here’s to hoping […]

The Korean Dragon Temple

Coiled around a mountain on the edge of the small village of Chilpo-ri, in South Korea, there is a dragon that eats more people than all the sharks in the world combined. This dragon lies in wait, mouth agape, waiting for anyone to walk inside. The locals call it Daewonsa, and it is the best Korean temple we’ve been to. […]

The World’s Largest Step-Well

In the Rajasthan province of India there is an architectural wonder. Chand Baori is the world’s oldest and largest step-well. With over 3,500 steps, this 13 story well once was the hub of the area. Built by the priest class between 800 and 900 CE it was filled entirely by rain water and by hand. Yes, people would carry enormous […]

The Year of the Horse – What 2014 Means for You

This is it, 2014. The year of the Horse officially begins on the Chinese New Year, or January 31st. This is supposed to be a time of bold adventure, passionate love affairs, and steady growth. If you’re toying with travel plans then this is the year to act. 2013 was the year of the Snake and was allegedly a time […]

Mojo Barbershop – Hawaii

There is something very sexy and appealing about the idea of a straight razor shave. Not only does it involve the use of a lethal weapon to groom one’s face, but it is a strangely meditative practice. For years now, I’ve been using a brush and bar to shave. Well, to groom what pitiful hair I can grow. The morning […]

Adventures in Hawaii

  The archipelago of Hawaii commands the imaginations of adventurers across the globe. It is the ideal blend of tropical paradise and all the comforts of home. For the thrill seeker, it offers a whole spectrum of options for the weekend warrior to the long term adrenaline junky.  We recently took it upon ourselves to delve into the adventures in […]