​How To Find The Perfect Tent

Is there anything more synonymous with camping than the tent? Whether you're just getting started or looking to upgrade, the shear number of options can be mind boggling. Here's a quick and handy guide to buying the right tent for you. » 8/20/14 6:38pm 8/20/14 6:38pm

Roadfood: A Day Of Pigging Out In Hartford, Connecticut

Being on the road all the time means that I am constantly eating out. Because of budgetary constraints, a lot of it ends up being fast food garbage or some buffet place of mostly-dubious quality. Roadfood is an occasional series in which I highlight some of the better options I find along the way. » 8/20/14 5:52am 8/20/14 5:52am

Museum Of Natural And Other Curiosities - Hartford, Connecticut

Located on the third floor of Connecticut's Old State House in Hartford, the Museum Of Natural And Other Curiosities is a reproduction of the museum that was set up by a fellow named Joseph Steward way back in 1798. In other words, that two-headed calf above isn't over 200 years old - it was donated to the museum in… » 8/16/14 4:00pm 8/16/14 4:00pm

Roadfood: Steamed Cheeseburgers From Ted's In Meriden, Connecticut

Being on the road all the time means that I am constantly eating out. Because of budgetary constraints, a lot of it ends up being fast food garbage or some buffet place of mostly-dubious quality. Roadfood is an occasional series in which I highlight some of the better options I find along the way. » 8/12/14 10:00am 8/12/14 10:00am

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall Of Fame, Three Years Ago

The last time I slept in my car was three years ago, at some travel service plaza on the Massachusetts Turnpike. It was also the first and last time I ever had a McGriddle. But let's not worry about the details - all you gotta know is that I was in Massachusetts, I slept very poorly, and you should never ever eat a… » 8/06/14 10:07pm 8/06/14 10:07pm

More Montreal Pics, If'n Yer Interested In That Sort Of Thing

For the first time in a long while, I'm all caught up with editing the photographs I've been taking while traveling. That includes the many pictures I took during my time in Montreal, the best of which can be found over at my Flickr page. Go there now - right now!! - and check out photos from Basilique Notre-Dame De… » 8/04/14 8:28pm 8/04/14 8:28pm

Iceland is amazing - can't recommend it enough. Fly in on a Friday, party with the locals in Reykjavik through the weekend, then rent a car and explore the absolutely stunning and surreal countryside for a week, then fly home or spend another weekend partying in Reykjavik (which is exhausting - a lot of bars don't… » 7/24/14 7:18pm 7/24/14 7:18pm