Winning the Slottery: A Journey into Utah’s Slot Canyons

The alleyways of Europe have infinite charm; Japan’s Shibuya Crossing is a testament to the metropolises that man can build, but the American Southwest — there is not a place like it in the world. Step into a Southwestern desert and you’ll understand why Georgia O’Keeffe paintings are so barren yet so beautiful.  There’s a … Continue reading Winning the Slottery: A Journey into Utah’s Slot Canyons

The Grit of Lisbon

Twenty minutes ago we plopped our bags down in the hotel and already we’re witnessing a full-on brawl.  Our quest for a bifana (a pork sandwich that’s basically Portugal’s equivalent to the cheeseburger) landed us late on Saturday night into a local dive restaurant serving bifanas, fries and frosty mugs of beer — the later … Continue reading The Grit of Lisbon