Best of Venice Photos

Exploring the canals around Venice is so surreal. It's hard to believe that Venice is a real destination and not simply a romantic dream. One of our favorite activities was simply wandering the streets looking at all the photogenic locations and unbelievable canals. Our very first evening was shrouded in a misty fog which actually … Continue reading Best of Venice Photos

Rome Six Day Itinerary plus Pompeii Tips

Day 1 As you know from our previous posts, we dont like to book things on our first day arriving in a new place, especially since we flew in to Rome. Flights can be tiring and any potential delays make picking a timed entrance to a place difficult. Instead we love to wander and explore … Continue reading Rome Six Day Itinerary plus Pompeii Tips

Do you need a digital French Health Pass to visit Paris as an American?

Eiffel tower at night, a classic must-see We made it! Our first official post from Europe.Before coming to France and even on the flight over here I was very concerned about obtaining the French Health Pass as well as monitoring the constantly changing rules and rumors coming out about the EU removing the US from … Continue reading Do you need a digital French Health Pass to visit Paris as an American?

Why Mexican Food is so Fucking Delicious

By Austin Clinkenbeard Mexican food is absolutely delicious in part because of Giant Ground Sloths keeping the avocado aliveTweet It starts with a sloth and ends with immigrants It starts with a sloth and ends with immigrants, as all good stories do. Mexican food is absolutely delicious in part because of Giant Ground Sloths keeping … Continue reading Why Mexican Food is so Fucking Delicious

The Upside of Downtime

My Allergy journey in the time of Covid Written in Spring 2021 By Austin Clinkenbeard One year ago today I was in the Emergency Room in Mission Hospital being told by the Doctor that I would need immediate chest surgery to access my esophagus. He thought he detected a tear in my throat large enough for … Continue reading The Upside of Downtime