Using an Ubuntu 18.04 LTS VM for uploading pictures and video to Google Photos

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

GoPro Take A Photo!

"GoPro take a photo" was one of the phrases that I used a lot during my vacation.  I went skiing with my family in Whistler BC and I took my GoPro Hero 7 Black.  I loaded this up with a 200GB memory card so I wouldn't have to change cards during the trip.  I had … Continue reading GoPro Take A Photo!

Spring Break in Breckinridge

Once again the family decided to go on a ski trip to Colorado. To change things up we decided to go skiing at Breckinridge instead of Keystone. Both ski resorts are really close to each other and they use the same Epic passes that we purchased last year so we could use the Epic App … Continue reading Spring Break in Breckinridge

Jamba House at the Animal Kingdom Lodge

This year the family and I decided to change things up for new years by spending it at Disney. Normally I would burn a ton of points staying at a Starwood or Hilton but in honor of changing things up we decided to actually stay at a Disney property this tme. We chose to go … Continue reading Jamba House at the Animal Kingdom Lodge

It’s going to be a busy summer

Over the last year I have hoarded a lot of my vacation time. I'm expecting a nasty gram probably next month from the HR system at work saying that I need to take some vacation time since I'm almost maxed out for the year. Have no fear HR automated system, my vacations have been booked … Continue reading It’s going to be a busy summer

So close to 1,000,000 HHonors Points!

I've been traveling for quite a long time to New Jersey and staying at the DoubleTree there which is a Hilton property. Since I am at Diamond level, I get a lot of points per stay which can translate into a ton of free stays. Just a few weeks ago I was really close to … Continue reading So close to 1,000,000 HHonors Points!

Key West Trip: Part 1…. Lloyds Tropical Bike Tour

Today was the first full day that I spent in Key West and I had to get up bright and early so that I could go on Lloyds Tropical Bike Tour. I heard about this tour from numerous sites and I went to the website and looked at the tour. The tour looked pretty cool … Continue reading Key West Trip: Part 1…. Lloyds Tropical Bike Tour