Travel

On Trying to Speak Chinese in China

Victoria Peak in Hong Kong. By Neil. I'd been in a cab in Shanghai for about three minutes when I realized the 3 years of Chinese I took in college weren't ...

Restaurants We Loved in Hong Kong

Oh, Hong Kong. How is your food so good? And why are you so filled with swanky restaurants whose cocktails made us forget how much money we were spending? W...

Delicious Food We Ate in Shanghai

Whether you prefer to dip into a beer-soaked bar from an alley or seek out haute Italian cuisine, Shanghai has a food experience for you. We rolled into the...

Photo Journal: Hong Kong

Hong Kong means "fragrant harbor" in Cantonese, but it's just as colorful as it is fragrant. Every alley we turned down contained some kind of surprise, lik...

Photo Journal: Shanghai

China has always been first on my travel wishlist, but getting there is not the easiest journey. It took us about 20 hours, and over a day to get back. Be...

Photo Journal: Hong Kong Disney

  By Neil Recently when we were in LA, we drove to Anaheim to go to Disneyland for a day. This trip triggered a latent Disney park obsession within ...

Photo Journal: Macau

Portuguese architecture defines Macau. If you love gambling and / or Portuguese culture, Macau is the spot for you. Under Portuguese occupation until 1999, ...

Cats and Dogs of Greece

Cat posing epically in front of the sunset in Fira, Santorini. I would have loved Greece even without its abundance of cats and dogs, but they made me love ...