Rugby World Cup Road Trip

I love sports and I love travel. I’ve always said that sports and travel go together. One of the advantages to traveling as I have over the years is that it has exposed me to other sports and sporting cultures. I can confidently say that I know more about global football, as in soccer, than […]

Why Serena Williams Matters

I love tennis. I always have since I was a little kid. I love to watch the men and the women play and I know the history of tennis inside and out-literally. My interest has gone back and forth over the years to which I like more. For the past 10 years or so it […]

My Superbowl XLIX Experience in Photos

It’s been a few days since I was at one of the greatest Superbowl’s in history and the most exciting one that I’ve been to in person. Instead of recapping the game and talking about the bad call at the end, etc. I decided to simply post my Superbowl XLIX experience in photos with some […]

More SPG Amex Videos from Hawaii

Advertiser Disclosure Earlier this year, I filmed some SPG Amex videos on the Big Island of Hawaii as part of my partnership with American Express and the Starwood Preferred Guest card from American Express. I posted one video a few weeks ago and here are the other 3 shorter videos. Getting Relaxed from Green Lit […]

What Derek Jeter Means To Me

As I sit here on the couch, just minutes before the start of Derek Jeter’s last home game with the New York Yankees, I just started thinking what Derek Jeter means to me. That might sound weird to a lot of people but as a New Yorker, Yankees and baseball fan; Derek Jeter means something […]

13 Years Later

Thirteen years ago today was the worst day of my life and the worst day in the history of America. For all Americans, but especially for those of us who worked in the World Trade Center or knew anyone who passed away on September 11, 2001; today is always a difficult day to get through. […]

My World Cup Semifinal Preview

This has been the best World Cup I can remember without a doubt. There has been so much drama and great play by some of the top players that it has exceeded expectations in terms of entertainment value. The World Cup however, does not have any GREAT teams, even still at the semifinal point in […]

Fall of the Berlin Wall Anniversary Tour

It’s hard to believe that the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall is approaching. I was only 11 years old when it happened but I remember it vividly. Even at 11, I knew I was living in history. That momentous event started a domino effect in Eastern Europe and led to the […]

My World Cup Preview

The World Cup, La Copa del Mundo, Le Coupe du Monde is upon us once again. The greatest sporting event in the world and the most watched event on Earth is back. This year, the World Cup takes place in the mystical home of the beautiful game, Brazil. This years World Cup has many fascinating […]

How to Get World Cup Tickets

I get asked all the time how to get World Cup tickets for Brazil 2014. The answer is short because there are really only a few ways; at least legitimate ways that will guarantee you seats. The lottery is long since over and if you didn’t get any you have a few options. The first […]