Archive for the ‘travel’ Category

i am back

20Feb07

i’m not sure i want to tell you about this trip because, well, it will sound like i’m whining more than anything. so instead let me just say if you go to barcelona, you must eat at origen 99.9% and rovell. and have a drink at shadow lounge. and if you go to sitges and […]


the last time i had a day like today was when i was 21. seriously. i remember the champs would all gather at gideon’s family resort in the catskills and we would just get silly. go on hikes or for a ride. eat pizza. play volleyball or some made-up game poorly. talk all night. today […]


since my motorcycle has been useless for almost a year now, i find myself taking muni more and more. i don’t want to find myself in this situation, but the bike thing is pretty much at a stand still and i can’t even sell the damn thing to buy a new unless it’s fixed, in […]


news flash

31Jul06

i’m back in the states. i’ll tell you about my trip in a sec, but since returning, i’ve: been to nigel’s belated birthday bash slept, alot gone to the apple store to buy a bluetooth mighty mouse, but they were sold out went with ryan, V and niall to see raiders of the lost ark […]


this is not about brand names and expensive things. no this is about how i work here. and how i could not work like that in south africa. basically the concept of walking to a local cafe, getting a good cup of joe, and hopping online there to do some work is pretty much impossible […]


cape town blues

23Jul06

Cape Town could be an amazing city. Two large mountains – Table and the Lion burst out from the the city and rise above it beautiful and undeveloped. The city itself is rife with great little neighborhoods which ring what should be a thriving metro area. But it’s anything but. Instead the city is dead. […]


it is 1300 hrs in frankfurt and i’m wondering if that old addage about your sould not being able to travel faster than a camel only applies to time zones or if it applies to total distance. if it applies to total distance, i’m screwed. if it only applies to time zones, i’m lucky as […]