In Defense of Obi-Wan Kenobi- A TV Show

A Soon to be Old Ben Story- Spoilers Ahead. Say what you will about the current Trilogy of Star Wars movies. Love’em or hate’em, the opinion on those movies has divided an entire generation of new film goers and fans. So it is with some hope that we see the development of an Obi-Wan TVContinue reading “In Defense of Obi-Wan Kenobi- A TV Show”

The Unwritten Rules of New York City- A Guide.

Things that only long time or native New Yorkers will know. Here are a few secrets to get you started. The city that never sleeps is full of people and with that, comes a lot of small details that must be followed or else you get the stink eye from everyone. As a visitor fromContinue reading “The Unwritten Rules of New York City- A Guide.”

Combating GAS- Gear Acquisition Syndrome

Near as I can tell, a lot of us like to collect things. Lightsabers, Pins, Jerseys, Figurines, Model Kits, Guitars, Cameras, Snowboards, Make Up, Shoes, Bags, Jackets. Everybody, regardless of gender, likes some variety in their lives. Yet where do we draw the line? Where does variety become a justification for addictive behavior? Personally, itContinue reading “Combating GAS- Gear Acquisition Syndrome”

How To Save Money While On Vacation

We’re out to enjoy ourselves, not break the bank. It’s about priorities. In general, saving money is about knowing yourself and what you’re comfortable with, and then pushing just a little beyond that line.  How you may ask? You pick and choose.  Research carefully. There are a ton of apps in the digital world thatContinue reading “How To Save Money While On Vacation”

Five Ways Traveling to Japan Will Surprise and Delight

As an American, I can only speak to American habits and ideas generally. Yet as a traveler, there are things we’ve all experienced that will open our eyes and make us rethink how things are done back home. Here are a few about Japan that are genuinely delightful and that I wish were imported moreContinue reading “Five Ways Traveling to Japan Will Surprise and Delight”

The 5 styles of Watch Every Modern Man Should Have

Some guys have 1 watch, some guys have 15 or 20. However many you have, these are the 5 essentials. The world today can tell you the time a dozen different ways in the blink of an eye. Sweep your eye across any room and everything from a wall clock to a cell phone toContinue reading “The 5 styles of Watch Every Modern Man Should Have”

100% Must-Haves in Your Carry-On Personal Bag

Getting on a plane is stressful enough right? You’ve got luggage, you’ve got people, you may even have animals (looking at you emotional support pig). Having the right things in your carry-on personal item will help. For our sakes, I won’t mention jackets, pants or medication as those are pretty personal choices. For our purposesContinue reading “100% Must-Haves in Your Carry-On Personal Bag”

PRO TIP: Safety While Traveling

Whether abroad or domestic, traveling to a new place can be both scary and exciting so it pays to be prepared. Booking and confirming. What sucks more than getting in a cab and ending up at the wrong airport, the wrong gate, or even the wrong hotel when you land? It costs you nothing butContinue reading “PRO TIP: Safety While Traveling”