Category: Traveling

Bucket of Blood Saloon (and beer)

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Location:  1 South C Street, Virginia City, Nevada There is an old mining town named Virginia City that looks like it has been frozen in time up in the Nevada hills about 30 miles south of Reno. The…

Bourbon Street, New Orleans LA

March 2018 Took a stroll down Bourbon Street one night while driving cross country. Made a short video about it…

Road Trip to Tennessee

March 2018 This month marks one year that I’ve been living in Georgia since moving from California, and it’s been great, I still really enjoy living here. That all said, this week I took my first road trip on the east coast to my…

Paella Party, Placerville CA

February 2016 A few years ago I had the pleasure and good fortunate to be invited to attend a friend’s epic party up in the hills of Placerville in California. It was a fun filled afternoon and evening at a beautiful enchanted hilltop estate…

Beale Street, Memphis TN

January 2018 Put on my blue suede shoes And I boarded the plane Touched down in the land of the Delta Blues In the middle of the pouring rain W.C. Handy, won’t you look down over me Yeah, I got a first class ticket…

Tomukun Korean BBQ, Ann Arbor MI

January 2018 While working in Ann Arbor Michigan, another restaurant that came highly recommended was Tomukun, which is a restaurant with two sides. One side is a Noodle Bar serving Pho and more and the other (where we dined) was as described on their…

January in Michigan

January 2018 My first trip of the new year brought me to Ann Arbor Michigan to work for the week at the University of Michigan.

Off-roading in Nevada

February 2018 Went off-roading with friends last weekend in the local hills of Nevada near Wellington / Lake Topaz / Minden / Carson City. Started out in Topaz Ranch/Wellington and rode out in two off-road side by side rzrs on back country trails up…

The Tavern, Old Salem North Carolina

February 2014 While working near Charlotte North Carolina I ventured out over a weekend to explore the local area and went to an old historic town called Salem where I had lunch at The Tavern. Old Salem is very historic. Experience early American history…

Hopdoddy Burger Bar, Austin Texas

August 2014 There’s burger joints, then there are craft burger joints where the burgers exceed standards and take flavor combinations to a new level. Hopdoddy Burger Bar in Austin Texas is one of those craft burger places that make you go yum! Read on…

Poor Boy Lloyds, Baton Rouge Louisiana

April 2013 While working in Baton Rouge Louisiana a few years ago, I went to a great old place in town for classic cajun, creole, southern food and found it when I had lunch one day at a place called Poor Boy Lloyd’s.

Stevie Ray Vaughan Memorial, Austin Texas

March 2015 I’m a huge fan of Stevie Ray Vaughn. To me, he’s one of the greatest guitarist songwriters to ever live. He had a sound that talked straight to the soul, damn good music. Seeing the memorial to Stevie is a bucket list…