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PTC MAN Day 3. Long Beach > Seal Beach > Chantry Flats Helipad

94.8 miles, 5:54 moving time, 3,501 ft elevation, 74 Strava trophies

Day 3 of PTC MAN. Whew another doozy! On a cloudy, but not cold Memorial Day morning, the ride started at Sierra Madre. 413 more words


STOL Strips above 9000 ft

Flying in the Himalayas is a whole lot different than the Sierras.  The altitude difference is almost 2 fold at 28,000 ft for peaks versus 14,000 ft.  802 more words


Mile-high club

If you’ve lived in Ho Chi Minh City for more than a few days, you’ve heard about the helipad that stretches off the side of Bitexco Tower, one of the city’s landmark buildings. 102 more words

Quirky Stuff

Menara KH Heli-lounge Bar Kuala Lumpur

I was reading through one of Jetstar’s travel magazine during my flight to Singapore from Manila last May 2015. I chanced upon this to do list in Kuala Lumpur article and I took a snap of the page. 316 more words

Asian Trips

Mt. Balagbag Day Hike

Whether you want to take a nice #sundayfunday photo or you’re simply into hiking, a day hike to Mt. Balagbag will not let you down. Take some awesome people and bring liters of sunblock for a much needed sun protection. 429 more words

Aura Resort

Saguaro Lake - Arizona (w/ a Helicopter Sighting!)

Another ride to another lake.  This time to Saguaro Lake, NE of Phoenix, AZ.  While I was there a police helicopter made an approach and departure from the helipad.   50 more words


CF8 superyacht concept

This yacht concept by dutch company Sea Level has design lines of sports cars. Its length is 80 meters (262 feet) and speed 18 knots ( 33 km/h, 20 mph). 26 more words