Greetings from Hell: My long overdue return to Florida.

Twenty three years after I left Florida for my career, it was time to return to my adopted hometown.Continue readingGreetings from Hell: My long overdue return to Florida.

3 sights in Oaxaca Mexico that almost make up for it not being on a beach.

Oaxaca, Mexico is a full eight-hour drive from the nearest coast. What the hell, right?

Guerneville, CA: Get away from everything (including cell coverage).

Not every vacation destination we choose is some exotic location in a far-flung corner of the globe. Sometimes, we’re just too lazy to make proper travel plans.

Clearwater Beach: Where the sand’s as white as the people who go there.

A tropical paradise that makes visitors forget their troubles, worries, and fashion sense.

Redding, California: It’s close to a lot of other, better places to visit.

A famous architect designed a bridge in Reading and that was enough reason to go there.

Hawaii, The Big Island: Probably not the Hawaii you’re thinking of.

It came as a shock when our plane touched down in the Proterozoic Era.

There’s lots to do in Mazatlán, Mexico and lots of reasons not to do any of it.

We picked Mazatlán for all the things you don’t do here. Namely, wear shoes or pants.

Cancun: It’s not all beer chugging and wet t-shirt contests (dammit).

Cancun has fascinating archeological sites and a rich history that you can explore in between Margaritas.

San Jaun, PR: Where so many speak Spanish, you think you’re in California.

We spent a week in the not-so-exotic — but still technically foreign — Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.