Thursday, January 17, 2019

Asia-Pacific Tour: Hong Kong, Macau and China

Author’s Note: This is a series of selected highlights from two years (1986-88) of budget backpacker travel through 15 countries and a half-dozen US States...

Asia-Pacific Tour: The Philippines (Part Two)

Author’s Note: This is a series of selected highlights from two years (1986-88) of budget backpacker travel through 15 countries and a half-dozen US...

Asia-Pacific Tour: The Philippines (Part One)

Author’s Note: This is a series of selected highlights from two years (1986-88) of budget backpacker travel through 15 countries and a half-dozen US States...

Product Review: Leatherman Juice CS4 multi-tool

Leatherman tools are synonymous with guys who, unlike travel writers, really work for a living. On a daily basis a carpenter or a painter...

Sipping Wine in Marlborough Country

Editor's Note: This the last in a series of three articles on wine tasting in New Zealand. It's by no means a definitive work...

An afternoon in Nelson, New Zealand wine country

The New Zealand Wine website (the trade group for nation’s winegrowers) describes the Nelson/Tasman region, where some of the country’s best wine is produced,...

Hawke’s Bay Wine Tasting Odyssey

“In the early eighties,” said Brendan McDonald, our guide to the Hawke's Bay region and a native son of the Napier area, “there were...

Asia-Pacific Tour: Burma (Myanmar)

Author’s Note: This is a series of selected highlights from two years (1986-88) of budget travel through 18 countries and a half-dozen US States –...

Asia-Pacific Tour: Thailand

Author’s Note: This is a series of selected highlights from two years (1986-88) of budget travel through 18 countries and a half-dozen US States –...

Asia-Pacific Tour: Malaysia and Singapore

Author’s Note: This is a series of selected highlights from two years (1986-88) of budget travel through 18 countries and a half-dozen US States –...