Results for Travels

February 24, 2014

There is something magical about skiing in powder!

It’s hard to describe why, but somehow I find the sensation of gliding in untracked powder quasi-spiritual. For your viewing pleasure I am attaching video footage from my GoPro on a recent trip to Mica [...]
June 9, 2013

The skiing beach bum in me is intrigued :)

As you might have noticed from previous posts, I love skiing. As I am living in Cabarete these days, I have been spending more [...]
April 6, 2013

I have a confession to make: I am addicted to white powder!

No not the kind you are thinking about. I am talking about the much more expensive and dangerous one! I am referring to the magical powder you encounter heli-skiing. I was recently heli-skiing near [...]
October 10, 2012

Taj MaHigh Flyers :)

March 27, 2012

How many French men does it take to change a tire?

Uh oh, we have a flat tire! So that’s where they hide the spare! Raising the car is a pain! [...]
November 15, 2010

Kalalau: Valley of the Lost Mangos (and Hidden Paradise)

Between my new girlfriend Laura’s repeated ravings about Kalalau and National Geographic’s beautiful pictures, I had no choice but to go and check out this “hidden paradise” for myself. All I knew going [...]
November 10, 2010

What are some tips for people moving to San Francisco from New York City?

Courtesy of my friend Linda Kang who moved from NY to SF a few years ago. Everything is earlier here. Most bars close at 2. People eat dinner early. They get up early and [...]
November 2, 2010

Things to do in Buenos Aires and Argentina

Buenos Aires: Hotel to stay at: Tailor Made Hotel. It’s relatively inexpensive, only 5 rooms and everything is free – food, Internet, drinks, laundry, calls to the US, etc. I stay there [...]
June 7, 2010

Maui is my favorite kiteboarding spot!

I had the privilege of being invited to MaiTai Kite Camp 2010 in late May. It’s a fantastic annual event which started four years ago when professional kiteboarder Susi MAI and venture capitalist [...]