Category: Video

Social Media – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Quite recently I stumbled upon this talk on TEDxTysons. It’s by Cal Newport and he is all for quitting social media. Before you think he is too old or not enough tech-savvy, get this, he is a millennial and… Read More

Snap, Crackle and Pop

If I had to pick one of the many, many things that make living in a country different from the one you grew up in, a fun experience, I would go with the “fun of fusion.” You take… Read More

Weekly Link Love

Time for a round of weekly links. These are no ordinary links. These are pages I bookmark, articles I read, videos I watch, places I would like to visit, pictures I would like to frame, and recipes I… Read More

Weekly Link Love

Time for a round of weekly links. These are no ordinary links. These are pages I bookmark, articles I read, videos I watch, places I would like to visit, pictures I would like to frame, and recipes I… Read More

Why Travel Writing Matters

Lavinia Spalding’s TEDx Talk in Park City, Utah:

Travel, Advertising and Bourdain

  It’s not often that travel meets advertising, but when it does, you have my full attention. Case in point are tourism ads like the one above. The pristine imagery has me wondering whether the tourism board is over-selling the place, but… Read More