Last week I was in Bruges, Belgium. As one does in Bruges, I knew I wanted to go up the Belfrey Tower. The Belfrey is one of the oldest attractions in Bruges, and there is fantastic view from the top. 1,513 more words
There seems to be general disgust with this election. People complain about secret money, attack ads, misleading statements and more … all are valid observations. My favorite in the NY area is an ad repeating endlessly that the opponent is full of Bologna and using artwork looking suspiciously like the logo of a major meat company. 214 more words
Diwali in Dubai is truly a festival of lights. More than a week before the festival the balconies in numerous apartment buildings, in predominantly Indian neighbourhoods like Bur Dubai and Karama, look resplendent in beautiful lights and you cannot help but stop in your tracks to gaze at the breathtaking displays. 580 more words
Nowhere In Particular: An Imaginary Novel of Bohemian San Francisco (Weekly Photo Challenge: Cover Art)
Imagine this as the cover art for an imaginary novel about San Francisco bohos struggling to get by as the city changes so rapidly around them. 58 more words
So what do you do with about 8 ounces of Padron Peppers that you bought on a whim at the farmers market?
Well, first, figure out what they are. 275 more words