Monthly Archives: January 2010
Daily Travel Photo – Rome, Italy
The Scala Sancta (The Holy Stairs) are believed to be the stairs which Jesus walked in the palace of Pontius Pilate in Jerusalem. It was believed to be brought to Rome in the 4th Century by St. Helena, mother of the Emperor Constantine.
First Night in Bangkok
In the taxi drive into Bangkok, I got the same feeling I did when I was here last year. There are certain cities which just have a buzz about them. New York has it, Chicago doesn’t. Hong Kong has it, Singapore doesn’t. Bangkok has it, Kuala Lumpur doesn’t. Thailand has become a magnet for so many westerners who are looking for a place overseas to work. There must be at least half a dozen different bloggers here right now.
What the iPad Will Mean for Me and Travel
In the few hours since the Apple iPad was announced, there has been a flurry of commentary about it, although few people have even used it yet. Here is what I think based on what I’ve seen so far, and how I see a device like this effecting me: