America is Beautiful: 30 observations from a cross-country road trip. (Photo: David Lee)
In addition to spending a lot of time networking in New York City, I also looked for opportunities to meet people closer to home. Aside from attending events at National Geographic headquarters, and happy hours hosted by other bloggers, I began to co-host my own series of happy hours. It was a fun, relaxed way […]
After the conclusion of my ’round the world trip, I landed back in northern Virginia. I used the next 11 months to meet as many people in the online travel community as possible. This effort entailed networking in New York City over the course of 4 separate trips, which coincidentally coincided with all four seasons […]
One night I was listening to the Lost Girls speak about their travel experiences, and nearly 200 hours later I already had my own solo 6-week cross-country road trip planned. Well, for the most part. In the past few weeks I’ve heard all of it, from the ” you’re absolutely insane!” to the ” I’m […]
In Carolyn’s infinite wisdom, she made a chocolate cake for my departure.
I caught 3 matches on 3 different continents, and they were all exciting.
As we went to exit the restaurant, in walks Bill Rancic, the first winner of The Apprentice.
To the right, downtown LA, and to the left, my first view of the Hollywood sign.
Conversation revolved around travel, blogging, and social media.
We ordered a bottle of hot sake and crispy rice and spicy tuna, of course.