Spring Gear 2021

With any luck the fresh breath of spring is at hand, and the shackles of Covid are loosening. Here are several items that are accelerating my shift into spring time. CLIQ Chair In ... Continue Reading →

Halloween 2020 – Making the Best of a Halloween No One Wants to Repeat

If there is one single thing everyone would vote for, it would be a guarantee not to repeat 2020. For adults hoping for a normal Halloween this year, all bets are off. But there are ... Continue Reading →

Apple Farm – Luxury Accommodations and Rustic Charm in the Central Coast

The Central Coast region of California is a relatively undiscovered gem, especially for those who gravitate to the state’s big brand destinations of San Francisco, Santa Barbara, ... Continue Reading →

Deer Valley 2020 – A Clear Vision of Excellence

A corporate acquisition has not dampened the Deer Valley experience. A couple years after KSL Capital Partners, LLC and Henry Crown and Company joined Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc., ... Continue Reading →

Park City Mountain Resort 2020

  Park City was put on the map during the 2002 Winter Olympics, and has become a premier destination for winter sports. Although Park City Mountain Resort has been in operation ... Continue Reading →

Croatia Adds More Michelin Restaurants

When I was doing the seemingly obligatory post college backpack semi-grand tour of Europe, Croatia was still behind the Iron Curtain and seemingly inaccessible. That wall has long since ... Continue Reading →

The Maven Hotel – Wonderful Accommodations In Denver’s Gentrifying Downtown

Gentrification of dilapidated corners of cities is a beautiful thing. The bones of old buildings are given new life, and the original builders and architects of these edifices are smiling ... Continue Reading →

Kachina Cantina – Vibrant Dining in Downtown Denver’s Dairy Block

We did not expect such delicious Mexican fare, which is a blatant bias when this San Diegan family spent a weekend in Denver. But there we were at Kachina, fully enjoying a modern spin ... Continue Reading →