Tokyo, Japan – Part 1

Going through Tokyo Part 1 Tokyo is a well-documented city in terms of tourist options. You can open up any travel guide and pick out anything from that book and you are guaranteed to enjoy it. So, I will suggest some of my favorite activities: Spending the New Years New Year is the biggest holiday…

Tulum, Mexico

My wife and I have a theory about traveling to Mexico…pick a great resort that is all-inclusive,on a great beach and just stay there.  We have only tested this theory twice but Tulum fit the bill better than our first journey which was to Puerto Vallarta.  Our trip to Tulum included 3 other couples which…

Super Bowl Sunday

The unofficial national holiday is once again here!  This is the time of year when we get together with friends, eat snack food all day, drink beer, hope for a good football game and anticipate the strange commercials.  We should all get Monday off after the Super Bowl. So this year we get, for me,…

Bad Day…Great Ending

So today was a train wreck of a day…nothing seemed to go right and everything was a struggle.  You have had those days before right?  I worked so several different projects and there seemed to be some kind of speed bump on each one of them…I didn’t seem to have a chance!  Of course I…

St. Croix…Here we Come!

Twist my arm…make me book that trip to a tropical island…go ahead. So given the crappy day that I had and the fact that my wife can only go so long without booking our next vacation, we booked a trip to the Caribbean Island of St. Croix.  Looks beautiful and was a great price so we…

Toronto, Canada

August 2009, I was able to travel to Toronto for a conference.  The flights were not bad, customs was a breeze.  We had heard that Canadian customs was a bear but we must have lucked out because it was not tough at all.  Once we arrived at the airport the we had arranged for a…