Two men are punching each other until swollen and often bloody. Everyone is just standing around, but no one is doing anything to stop the violence. Then one of them falls to the ground, seemingly knocked unconscious or nearly dead. Did they get arrested? Was it on the evening news? Yes, but in the sports […]
play me: Have a cool yule!
Up a hill amidst a canopy of green trees and twinkling lights, dancers sway to the rhythms screeching out of a poor audio system. Couples glide on an outdoor dance floor, ignoring the heat and humidity that’s fogging my camera lens and soaking my shirt. Folks living in Shenzhen gather here, at Lotus Hill Park, […]
Chicago is a one of the largest cities in North America. In this city of four million people, there is something for everyone whether you live here or are just here on a visit to tour Chicago: world-class theater, professional sports, cutting edge restaurants, fortune 500 companies, and arts of all kinds. And then in […]
Forgive me for breaking out of the travel mode for one second… Hear ye. Hear ye. Announcing the Launch of LLmedia Video Consulting. Breaking News – LLmedia is here. I am very excited to announce that I have launched my new business, LLmedia. I am now offering an eBook and a video consulting service to […]
So it is probably apparent by now, that one of the main reasons I love travel is the enriching experience of meeting new and interesting people all over the world. I meet new people during real travel, in my daily ‘travels’ at home in Chicago and virtually, online by way of this blog mostly. […]
I wasn’t going to shoot video in Villa de Leyva, but it was such a cute town that I did anyway on my last day. Here is just a sampling to hopefully give you a feel of this quaint, well-preserved city in Colombia. I highly recommend a visit there. Villa de Leyva, Colombia Shots […]
(scroll down for video…you don’t want to miss it!) Here is how NOT to start your first paragliding excursion: Be picked up from hotel a half an hour late by what you hope is an ‘official’ paragliding company. Be picked up NOT in a tough-looking jeep or truck or even a bus with company […]
Enjoy the sights and natural sounds in this virtual tour of Medellín: Video of Medellin, Colombia Click here to see the video direclty on YouTube.
I was invited to be a guest for the day on a boat trip to the Islas del Rosario, about an hour’s speedboat ride from Cartagena. There are many boat trips to the islands provided by different companies. This particular one runs out two of Cartagena’s poshest hotels: the Sofitel Santa Clara Cartagena and the […]