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The Best Travel Magazine EVER (And it’s the Travel Edition)


"Pack Up and Let's Fly Away!"

I’ll admit it. I’m addicted to travel magazines. I await their monthly arrival and each month pretty much doing the same. I flip through the pages go “oh that’s nice” and toss it away. I hold subscriptions to “Travel & Leisure”, “National Geographic Traveler”, “Budget Travel” and “Conde’ Nast Traveler” just to name a few. They’re beautiful; inspire dreams, yet pretty much repetitive in content. All providing the same recycled locations; product tips, lovely photography’s, and regurgitated stories. One, I’ve yet read cover to cover.

Then arrives my  “Bloomberg BusinessWeek Travel Special”. Skeptical (that’s just how I be) and not expecting much, I was delightfully surprised. This edition is filled with some of the best Read the rest of this entry

It’s The Little Things


Golden...Over the summer although splendid, I had frustration after frustration, with the one contest joy in life, being that of travel. Providing me a place of respite, comfort, enjoyment and little surprises.

Today was one such day. After receiving the privilege of a first class upgrade from Alaska Airlines, I was served the most delightful snack as I flew from Bellingham WA to Las Vegas NV, my current home base.

Life can get you down, and it’s not always easy to stay positive and look on the bright side.  I personally choose to live my life in a state of infinite joy, taking happiness from the little things. Today this beautiful sight however little and meaningless to some, was just the beauty I seek and needed.

Fruit. Cheese. Psalms. Flower. First In Class….