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Exploring the World One Laugh at a Time


Boston. At a Glance.

Boston, you sly fox! My lightning visit was like speed-dating with history – blink and you miss a century. Can’t wait to return and stay longer!

Colorado Springs. Manitou Incline.

Tackle the Manitou Incline’s ‘stairway to heaven’ with its 2,768 railroad-tie steps – it’s like a gym workout with a view! Local athletes sprint up in 30 mins; others might just turn it into a day-long adventure. Nearby, the snowy Garden of the Gods and Pikes Peak provide perfect ‘cool down’ scenery – or excuses to take a break!

Sirmione. Scaliger Castle.

At Lake Garda, strike a regal pose for a Scaliger Castle selfie, embark on the Gelato Gauntlet challenge, and master the art of pasta twirling. Avoid fashion missteps, seek out the mythical lake monster, and arm yourself with key Italian phrases for a journey filled with laughter and unforgettable memories!

Colorado Springs. Garden of the Gods.

Aboard Lufthansa from Frankfurt to Denver, I marveled at Canada’s moon-like landscapes and the stunning confluence in South Dakota. In Colorado, the Garden of the Gods and ‘Far Cry 5’ scenery mesmerized me. The journey ended on a high note with the live thrill of the Stanley Cup Final at 10,000 meters, witnessing Ovechkin’s triumph.

Rome. Foro Italico.

In Rome for a startup event, I discovered the city’s nocturnal energy as Juventus clinched the Serie A title, stirring euphoria among fans. Exploring offbeat locales like the historic Italian Forum and the Olympic Center, I witnessed the grandeur of Roman architecture and experienced the raw intensity of a live tennis match, a stark contrast to the sport’s usual TV portrayal.

New York. Snowstorm.

In the heart of a snow-muted NYC, we relished the luxury of a hotel bed after a cramped plane ride. Exploring the eerily quiet city, we were awed by Madison Square Garden, prepping for Timberlake’s concert and a major sports clash. Our journey ended with a swift, surreal drive to Newark, escaping the city’s usual chaos.

New York. Islanders.

In just five exhilarating hours, we jetted from Seattle to New York on JetBlue, plunging into adventure. Anticipating a fierce snowstorm, we wandered through Long Island’s scenic vistas. Our Brooklyn nights were ignited at the Barclays Center, witnessing the intense clash of hockey titans – the Islanders and the Penguins – in a game charged with playoff fever and star power.

Seattle. The Suburb of Bellevue.

The journey from sunny San Diego to Seattle, Washington, offered breathtaking views along the West Coast. Delta Airlines provided an excellent flight experience. Seattle, known as an IT hub, hosts major companies like Amazon and Microsoft. The city is also famous for its football stadium and being the birthplace of Starbucks. Meeting an old friend on the other side of the world highlights the interconnectedness of our planet. Washington’s natural beauty and proximity to Canada make it an attractive place to live. The trip concluded with a flight to an unconventional New York experience.

Colorado Springs. USA Hockey

I flew from Detroit to Denver, admiring Denver Airport’s unique architecture. In Colorado Springs, home to the US Olympic Committee, they visited the USA Hockey headquarters, a museum-like space with trophies and memorabilia showcasing the importance of strong competition in sports.

Detroit. Red Wings

Detroit, a city known for bankruptcy, features an abandoned center and typical suburbs. It’s linked to famous names like Kid Rock, Eminem, Diana Ross, and Stevie Wonder. The city’s sports history is highlighted by the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings and the Russian Five. The old Joe Louis Arena was replaced by the multi-level ice Little Caesars Arena, which hosts diverse events like March Madness basketball.