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Melbourne: Hook Turns & Flat Whites

For as long as I can remember, Australia has been a land of myth and wonder for me. As an American, my exposure to Australia and all it had to offer came from Outback Steakhouse and a weird… 1,239 more words


Songs of the Doomed by Hunter S Thompson

When I was 25, I lived for eleven months in a small tourist town called Airlie Beach. It was an ugly, fascinating place, a backpacker outpost of 3000 locals and twice as many tourists on any given day. 221 more words

Reading The Why

The Rum Diary

Consensus: “The Rum Diary” is a bit of a passion project for Johnny Depp. I found it to be quite dreary and boring with a muted performance from Depp.

The Rum Diary

Embracing the beat: A guide to vibrant Old San Juan and the best of Puerto Rico's unspoiled beauty

“You may not be born in Puerto Rico but Puerto Rican is definitely born in you.” — Rosie Perez

Passionate and mercurial San Juan has been on my bucket list for years. 946 more words