Gam Wine Tunnel – Cheongdo

I love wine.  I mean really, who doesn’t? So, when I discovered that there was a winery in Korea – on the outskirts of Daegu –  that produced a speciality wine from persimmon fruit, I had to try it. My expectations were low though, as I’ve toured some of the best wineries in the world […]

5 Best Coffee Shops in Daegu

There certainly isn’t a shortage of coffee shops in Daegu.  I recently counted 47 different establishments where I could grab a morning latte in the 15-minute walk between the front of my apartment building and the doorstep of my workplace.  Forty-seven! Admittedly, some of these are hardly salubrious such as 7-Eleven and the run-down looking […]

The Neon Boneyard of Las Vegas

Vegas wouldn’t be Vegas without its oversized lighted signage adorning every hotel and shop.  Towering over 12 feet in height the neon lights of yesteryear have sadly been replaced by more friendly LED lighting. However, if you head to downtown you can still admire the artwork of some of the most iconic signs of the […]