When a friend invited me to participate in his Halloween video, I jumped right in. I liked the idea of shooting downtown Chicago and acting for the first time since college. Here’s what it was like.
Stories from the Road
The mountainous town in central Ecuador offers many adventure sports opportunities. Once I was told about puenting, I knew I had to try it. Here’s what it was like to jump of a bridge…
One of the highlights of my month-long stay in Ecuador was the food: fresh, healthy, and packed with flavor. Here are a few memorable dishes.
Located midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, Kenosha might seem like nothing more than a stop along the expressway. But this city on the shores of Lake Michigan is an exciting destination in itself.
How can an airline advertise their in-flight services and make it memorable? Virgin Atlantic took to the streets of New York City. Here’s what they did.
I haven’t been in a manual transmission car in years. What could possibly make me go back to driving like it’s 1998? Only travel.
A look inside the small craft brewery downtown Kenosha, which started as a home-based operation
The historic Palmer House lobby downtown Chicago is my go-to place for afternoon tea and cocktails served in an elegant setting.
Sihpromatum is a young woman’s memoir of backpacking with her family through China and Mongolia. Initially an unwanted disruption of her comfortable life, the journey transforms the author into an explorer with a new perspective on the world.
A 272-page “postcard” from Paris, illustrated from beginning to end and featuring information about the city’s neighborhoods, famous residents and visitors, food, and culture
Chicago-native, Nashville-based musician Mike Mentz discusses how travel has influenced his music, which he calls “travelpop.”
Vancouver-native, Holland-based writer Savannah Grace discusses her travel memoir “Sihpromatum – I grew my Boobs in China.”
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