Video – Grafrather Hof Hotel and Restaurant Room Tour – Solingen, Germany

Video – Grafrather Hof Hotel and Restaurant Room Tour – Solingen, Germany

The first hotel I stayed at during my trip to Europe was the WYSSES RÖSSLI SCHWYZ HOTEL in Ibach, Switzerland. It was a cool little hotel in a town that looked like it came straight out of the ‘Sound of Music’. But I think the…

Video – WYSSES RÖSSLI SCHWYZ Hotel Room Tour – Ibach, Switzerland

Video – WYSSES RÖSSLI SCHWYZ Hotel Room Tour – Ibach, Switzerland

During a business trip to Europe, one of the stops was the home of the Swiss Army Knife, Ibach, Switzerland. Ibach is a municipality of Schwyz and is home to the most famous multi-tool maker of all, Victorinox. This is where the classic red tool…

Video – Fairmont Empress Hotel Room Tour – Victoria, BC Canada

The Fairmont Empress is one of the oldest hotels in Canada, but is kept in remarkable shape for its age. It overlooks the Victoria Inner Harbour. I had a chance to stay here during the Gottacon Gaming Convention and this is what one of the…

The Powell River Harbour Guesthouse and Hostel

For our end of August getaway we decided to take a short ferry trip across the islands starting on the Sunshine Coast. Although I’ve been keeping my Twitter lit up with where I’ve been, I thought I’d take a little more time to tell you…

How Coffee Is Made – The El Trapiche Coffee Plantation Tour in Monteverde, Costa Rica

Ever wonder how coffee is made? On a trip to Costa Rica last year, I found out just how it’s done. I took a tour of the El Trapiche Plantation in Monteverde, Costa Rica and they showed us just how the process is done. With…

How I Won The 2011 Build Your Own PC Race for Charity

At CES 2011 this year, I did something that I didn’t expect. I actually won the Build Your Own PC Race for Charity. Despite coming in second and fourth before in 2008 and 2007, I was never really a heavy weight contender to win. Nor did I…