Category Archives: United States

Finds in your own city

I’ve mentioned before that even though I live in the DC metro area, I hardly make it into downtown DC. I’ve lived in this area on and off since 2002, and there are still some places I haven’t visited, or … Continue reading

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Holidays Abroad

With American Thanksgiving this past week, it got me thinking about spending holidays abroad. And while I haven’t spent too many abroad, there’s still something about the big holidays from your culture that makes you look for ways to celebrate … Continue reading

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The Tourist Trap

There is a delicate balance that must be struck when traveling between those “must see” things that you need to tick off your bucket list, but are inevitably crowded, noisy, and chaotic, and those accidental finds that are calmer, more … Continue reading

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The International Hefeweissen Search

One of the great things about accidental finds while traveling is that they give you a chance to get out of the heavily touristed areas and see more what the locals see. In a similar vein, when you live some … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors in Santee, SC

I’m going to break with previous posts a little bit and write about an accidental find in the US. They certainly exist here too, but I don’t take advantage of them nearly as often as I could. A few years … Continue reading

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