Flying from Atlanta to NOLO

My favorite airline seat that I almost always request is the aisle seat. Getting a middle seat is my worst nightmare, I’m a tall guy, the middle seat is not good for me.

However, getting a window seat is to me like being a kid on a ride at Disneyland.

Staring out the window, seeing the takeoff, the landing, and the spectacular views from 35,000 feet is something that will always fascinate me. I fly every week yet it still amazes me every time that a large “bus” full of people can fly thru the air getting us to our destinations faster than any other transportation method available. Flying is truly great.

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Cotton Pickin’ Fair, Gay GA

October 2018

I can now say I’ve really been to the Cotton Pickin’ Fair which held every year in May and October in the small town of Gay Georgia.

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Vacation to Cabo San Lucas

For the first time ever I got to go on a vacation with my sister. We thought about visiting several places like Florida, New York, or Canada and we decided on Cabo San Lucas Mexico.

I’d never been there before. Only been to Mexico City for an install once at Televisa Studios. My sister however has been to Cabo and other places in Mexico before and she speaks fairly fluent Spanish too.

We met up in Los Angeles where we flew out to Cabo on a late morning flight.

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Bucket of Blood Saloon (and beer)

Dave Drinks Beer

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 town has been a hot spot for tourists and motorcyclist alike for decades, especially during the annual Street Vibrations motorcycle event, where I first set my eyes on Virginia City while out on a local area ride my some buddies.

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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…

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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 next work site.
I drove from my house in Georgia heading up north to Oak Ridge Tennessee.

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B.B. Kings Blues Club, Memphis TN

January 2018

While working in Memphis Tennessee last month I got a chance to visit and walk around famous Beale Street, home of the American Blues music.

After walking around the street for a while, checking out both sides of the street and all the shops and restaurants along the couple of short blocks, my co-worker and I decided to grab some lunch and so we headed into B.B. King’s Blues Club.

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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 celebrating our friend Tim’s birthday and his annual Paella Party.

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Lillie Mae’s House of Soul Food, Santa Clara CA

February 2014

Four years ago I used to work in the bay area a lot and one of my favorite places to go to lunch was a great unique restaurant called Lillie Mae’s House of Soul Food located in Santa Clara California.

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Motorcycle Ride, LaGrange GA

February 2018

This weekend I finally had some time to fire up my motorcycle and go for a real ride.

For the first time since I moved to Georgia, I went on a 100+ mile motorcycle ride.
Heck, I just realized, this is actually the first “big” ride I’ve ever done on the east coast.

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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
But I’m as blue as a boy can be
Then I’m walking in Memphis
Walking with my feet ten feet off of Beale
Walking in Memphis
But do I really feel the way I feel?
– Marc Cohn
(Read on to see my favorite Beale Street photos)

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Rendezvous, Memphis TN

January 2018

 

One day while working in Memphis Tennessee, my co-workers and I decided to try some local BBQ for lunch so we headed over to a famous rib joint downtown called Rendezvous.  I had heard about this place before and looked forward to checking it out.

We parked in a nearby parking structure and walked to the alley where, strangely enough, the entrance to the restaurant is located. As we walked we could smell the smoke from the charcoal-fired pits all the way down the block. It was pretty easy to find the entrance just by following our noses.

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