12 reasons why you should never take your kids to Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Photo: Laura Bernhein 1. Learn to surf in one of the best 10 surfing spots in the world? What’s the big deal? Surfing will make your kids love and respect Nature. It will even inspire them to make the world a better place…And so what? They can learn that from the TV without having to […]

You should date a girl who travels

Photo: Mr Seb A friend of mine (and fellow traveler) shared this article with me, titled, “Don’t Date a Girl Who Travels.” At first read, I could relate to every attribute the writer described. But then I got to the ending: So never date a girl who travels unless you can keep up with her. […]

11 images that prove Salt Lake City has the best skylines in the West

SALT LAKE CITY IS THE MOST POPULATED STATE IN UTAH, with almost 200,000 residents. While Utah is mainly known for it’s abundant outdoor activities and five national parks, these photos prove that the state’s beauty not only lives in the mountains, lakes and rivers but also the capital of Salt Lake City. 1. By Mike […]

How to become an Ohioan in 16 steps

Photo: Dan Cox 1. Introduce yourself to someone new and proudly claim you’re from the city when in reality you are just from one of its many indistinguishable suburbs. 2. Develop some sort of complex relationship with Detroit. Cleveland and Cincinnati thank the powers that be that no matter how hard they’ve fallen, Detroit is […]

27 things you’ll never hear a Chicagoan say

Photo: Andy 1. “Let’s party in the ‘burbs tonight!” 2. “Don’t dip my Italian beef.” 3. “I can’t believe there’s no north and south side rivalry.” 4. “Jay Cutler? Give the guy a break.” 5. “You wouldn’t believe the shopping deals I found in the Gold Coast!” 6. “You know, I wish they poured my […]