Category Archives: Travel


That’s the sound of 2011 whizzing past. I can’t believe it’s gone already. I didn’t manage to stop and say goodbye so I’m doing it now, 1 week late. 2011 was a whirlwind of ups and downs. I had some … Continue reading

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It’s all hot air

New York – > Chicago 2.5 hrs 712 miles This week has been non stop, even more so that usual. On Monday I flew to Chicago for a business trip and had the pleasure of staying in the beautiful Peninsula … Continue reading

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Do something about it.

I spent the last week in August at Burning Man, a week long event in the middle of the Nevada desert. When I told people I was attending the event there were typically two reactions: What the hell is Burning … Continue reading

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Food inspiration from France

Surprisingly, I didn’t eat typical French food on my trip to France. Rather than going out to restaurants, we made a lot of our meals in the gite and ate very simple rustic style food: baguettes, cheese, salads, yogurt and … Continue reading

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Hiking the Pyrenees

In July I spent a few days in a little town called Aspet near the Pyrenees in France. Being in such a peaceful sleepy place was a welcome break from bustling New York City. The weather wasn’t as cooperative as … Continue reading

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Moonlighting in California

Work sometimes brings me to beautiful places and best of all is when I get to run along the coast and escape the brutal New York winter. Last week I found myself in Half Moon Bay in California at the … Continue reading

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