Travel

Tibet Re-Opens to Foreign Tourists

(photo of Namtso Lake, Tibet) The BBC reported this week that Tibet will re-open to foreign tourists again, beginning on April 5th. The recent closure of Tibet to foreigners…

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Change and Cuba

(photo of Havana Cuba courtesy of jaqme) The Washington Post reported this week that there was momentum in Washington D.C. for the U.S. to lift its ban on U.S. travel to…

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Copenhagen – The Bike City

(photo courtesy of Pesterussa)  When you first arrive in Copenhagen, the capi.jpgtal city of Denmark, probably the first thing you will notice is the biking…

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5 Favourite Transit Systems

(photo – the Helsinki Tram line #9) I love cities that have really great transit systems, ones which are easy to understand, provide great access, and make exploring…

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