The closest big city to me was Montpellier where I planned to attend a round of 16 match (I missed it since I had work to do and the match was at 6PM!). However the closest town to me as a place called Aigues-Mortes that was walkable from my hotel. Unlike most cities that I’ve … Continue reading Aigues-Mortes- Walled City in the South of France
I've been taking a lot more video on the GoPro of late and there is even video that I haven't even moved over to Google Photos yet and I've been struggling to find a good solution on how to upload all those videos without keeping my MacBook Pro on all night. Recently I upgraded my … Continue reading Using an Ubuntu 18.04 LTS VM for uploading pictures and video to Google Photos
Curious thing when I was checking my NAVIGON app last week, there was a message that I sort of just clicked through but it bothered me so I checked the website, to my surprise Garmin decided to kill all their iOS navigation apps. I have had NAVIGON on my phone since the days of the … Continue reading NAVIGON is no more!
I have 2 Chromecasts, one for my home and one for work. The second one I won while at a conference so I decided to make it the travel one. I've never had good luck streaming Netflix to Chromecast while traveling for work and I thought for the longest time it was the Chromecasts fault … Continue reading Netflix on Chromecast is a terrible experience
Let me preface this by saying I'm in now way an audiophile of any kind, I'm just a road weary traveler looking for headphones that fit my current lifestyle. With that said, I am now the owner of the Bose QC25 and the Beats Wireless Studio headphones. In reality these were replacements of my Audio … Continue reading Bose vs. Beats: FIGHT!
I've been traveling with both a Chromecast and an Apple TV for a while now and I have to say that in my opinion the Apple TV is winning over the Chromecast. I don't have a fancy setup like having a Plex Server at home to stream stuff but I do have Netflix and I … Continue reading Apple TV wins over Chromecast for hotel rooms
It's almost the end of 2014 and I am only two weeks away from being able to stay home for the rest of 2014. I'm looking forward to spending more time at home with the family and to open some of the Christmas presents waiting under the tree. I've gotten my Platinum status with American, … Continue reading Two Weeks of Travel Left for 2014
Ok this will be a short blog post but it was too funny not to recount. This past Monday, me and the family were returning home from New York to go back to Florida free celebrating my 9th wedding anniversary with my wife and daughter and attending our friends EPIC wedding in which my daughter … Continue reading The case of the spraying water bottle
This week I was supposed to up to Chicago for work but some strange thing happened with the weather and this crazy deep freeze set in. Now I've been in the cold (I worked in Minneapolis for a winter once) but man this one took the cake! I checked the forecast and there was a … Continue reading Avoided the Deep Freeze!
I recently started a new project that's taking me off to Chicago. This has changed my flight schedule for sure and it has also changed how I pack for my trips. This is because I am now flying on a plane that can't handle a rollaboard. I technically can bring one but my bag would … Continue reading Leaving the Rollaboard at Home