Category: Trip Reports

Christmas in Brooklyn? Fuhgetaboutit! #LoveThisCity #CBias

As part of a promotional bit I’m doing for Mastercard’s Priceless (a loyalty program offered exclusively for Mastercard holders), I made a trip into the city during a busy Sunday afternoon just before Christmas.  And by city I mean New York.  And by Sunday… Continue Reading “Christmas in Brooklyn? Fuhgetaboutit! #LoveThisCity #CBias”

Happy Thanksgiving (and more photos from my road trip)

If there’s one thing I’ve been thankful for this year, it was my last road trip that took me from the wonders of the Grand Canyons, to my (hopefully) future dog in the mountains of Colorado.  I wrapped it up by staying in Dillon, and… Continue Reading “Happy Thanksgiving (and more photos from my road trip)”

Trekking through the Grand Canyons and Arizona

Finally got some free time to drop a few more pictures from my October road trip.  That GPS photo BTW was a screenshot of my iPhone while I was traveling to Sedona in Arizona.  Smooth sailing and then like a hundred switchbacks before I… Continue Reading “Trekking through the Grand Canyons and Arizona”

A Day on Route 66 in Arizona

Finally taking a little trip down memory lane from last road trip by sifting through my digital photo scrapbook.  These are some of my favorites starting from Vegas and taking a dip down Route 66 to the ghost town of Oatman in Arizona.  I… Continue Reading “A Day on Route 66 in Arizona”

Using the rock solid BRX travel bag – #BRXtravelgear

Note: This post is a followup of a compensated social shopper insights study I performed for Collective Bias. Originally published in 2011. Because I was compensated for purchasing a BRX Expedition by Briggs and Riley, I used this rolling duffle bag for the trip… Continue Reading “Using the rock solid BRX travel bag – #BRXtravelgear”

A review of Box Canyon Lodge and the City of Ouray

While I’m busy road tripping around Colorado, I thought I’d re-post a review of Ouray and the Box Canyon Lodge that I originally wrote back in 2011.  The owners were gracious enough to offer me a complimentary stay at their hotel while I explored… Continue Reading “A review of Box Canyon Lodge and the City of Ouray”

Reflecting on last year’s road trip

In just a few short days I’ll be kicking off my autumn road trip, which made me reminisce a little bit on the trip I took last year.  I wanted to cover as much of the Northwest as possible then, along with a foray… Continue Reading “Reflecting on last year’s road trip”