Mexico City – Dia de los Muertos!

  Last year around this time I spent a week in Mexico City. It was one of the best weeks of my life. It was one of those trips that you take, that just changes the way you look at life. It was an amazing week, with some amazing friends! The week we were there […]

Costa Rica Taxi Guide – what to look for and what to look out for!

  If you’re going to Costa Rica, and you don’t plan on renting a car, you’ll need to get around. Taxis are just one option, but you’ll want to know a few things before hopping in one. • Orange Taxis are the official airport taxi! If you are flying into SJO (Juan Santamaria International Airport), […]

Exciting Florida Travel Tip #1

Get those hotel points! Most travelers know about airline frequent flyer programs, where you earn miles or points on each paid flight, which can later be redeemed for free flights. But did you know that all of the major hotel chains also have rewards programs? Hotel loyalty programs are a great way to earn rewards […]

Space Shuttle Discovery – Final Flight

Today was certainly a day of mixed emotions here on Florida’s Space Coast. Setting aside the financial and political aspects of the program’s termination, many residents here felt an emotional attachment to the space shuttle, and all that it represented. Missions that began with launches utilizing mind numbing force, and ending with a shuttle gliding […]

Sun ‘n Fun Fly In & Air Show, Lakeland

Severe spring storms ripped through much of Florida on Thursday, March 31, but much of the focus on the damage was centered around the annual Sun ‘n Fun Fly In taking place at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport in Lakeland. The aviation supershow was struck by severe thunderstorms, and possibly a tornado, damaging approximately 40-50 aircraft, […]