The Can & Cannot’s of Train Travel – Part II

From the positively ‘cannot’ to the ‘maybe can’, train travel can be a fun, scenic and enjoyable way to get around. But it can also be awful – having talked about the two absolute worst-case scenario...

Back to the Future…

This afternoon (morning in Japan, evening back in Chicago – so, I’ve taken the average which puts me somewhere around 2pm) sees me sitting in a highly desirable business class seat – which I ta...

Hanging with the Spanish, in Greektown…

As I write this evening, from the aptly-named ‘windy city’ Chicago, I’m surrounded by a bunch of angry Spaniards desperately trying to connect their laptops simultaneously to the ho...