As a repatriate, some of the points in this article hit home…Read More Wall Street Journal article: Repatriation blues.
Check out this blog post about Singapore. It makes me want to visit the country even more. Hoping to (finally) get deep in travel to Asia in 2016 and/or 2017. P.S. United Arab Emirates posts should be up within 1 week. Continue staying tuned. The Shooting Star My restless soul has a strange relationship with […]Read More Secret Ways to Experience Singapore.
Dubai was never on my list of places to travel, but since I had the opportunity to go, I wasn’t going to pass it up while visiting the United Arab Emirates.Read More United Arab Emirates – Dubai in 36 hours or less.
This is a New York Times opinion piece making the case for more Black Americans to consider expatriation.Read More Opinion piece – The Next Great Migration.
I don’t blog about stuff like this (except when I did it for myself). But this is a friend of mine, and when I was going through my personal hell in the United Kingdom and back here in the United States, he and his wife went above & beyond to help me. (They even still […]Read More Please help. (Friends edition.)
Cool quiz that challenges you to use the geography section of your brain. Just did it; didn’t do too bad. Try it, and feel free to comment here or on the original post.Read More The view from above: Can you name these countries using only satellite photos?
Written 10.26.2014: I’m feeling: relaxed after getting lots of sleep. I’m listening to: a DVRed episode of Dead Again. I’m grateful for: a steady paycheck – I don’t have to enjoy my job, but it’s providing for now. New professional opportunities. My clients enjoying themselves at a local arts foundation. A new jacket for autumn – something I […]Read More Gratitude 10.26.2014.
Check out this blog post from I’m Black & I Travel. Here’s an excerpt: Why does international air travel cost so much? A breakdown of a single transcontinental flight reveals just how much you pay in taxes and fees — and why. Read more here >>> Airlines: Anatomy Of An Airfare http://imblacknitravel.com/airlines-airfares/Read More IBIT post: anatomy of an airfare.
Today 08.26.2014: I’m feeling: exhausted. Drained. Tired. Sleepy. I’m listening to: mostly silence. I’m thinking about/wondering why: traveling. Going on a real vacation. Sleeping. Anything other than paperwork. This month being over. I’m reading: not much now, but already looking at Kindle prices & models to decide which one to get. That’ll hopefully happen by the […]Read More Gratitude? (Not much for August.)
In the words of the Prophet, “It is finished.”Read More Staying put.