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Big Easy Birthday

Big Easy Birthday

You’ve seen him take Manhattan. You’ve seen his birthday dinner in Prague. This year, I chose New Orleans for Fernando’s birthday. Unlike many birthdays past, it was not a surprise. He was obligated to hit the Daytona 500 in February for his father’s birthday, so I let the cat out to the bag so he’d...
Beach bears

Beach bears

Earlier this month, Fernando and I enjoyed our first full Provincetown Bear Week. Last year, we oriented ourselves with a half-week. And this year was so, so much better. Last year we stayed at the Boatslip, the super-convenient center of each day’s “tea dance” and so much more. But what the Boatslip offers in convenience,...
Rehoboth R&R

Rehoboth R&R

Taking as much advantage of summertime as possible, I chose to cash in the Monday July 4 holiday on the preceding Friday, as weekly deadlines would demand Monday work just the same. And that time cashed was celebrated in Rehoboth. For the uninitiated, Rehoboth Beach, Del., is the mid-Atlantic’s gay-ish beach town. It’s not Provincetown...
Trip report: IAD-FRA-PRG

Trip report: IAD-FRA-PRG

Trip reports are deathly dull to most, I’m guessing. But not to me, and certainly not to the diehard cadre of airline enthusiasts. This departure was late March – a Wednesday, I believe – Lufthansa to Frankfurt, then on to Prague, using miles for business class. Surprisingly, we were able to use the base Star...
Parting Prague, food for thought

Parting Prague, food for thought

So many destinations set themselves apart with some wonderful culinary distinction. Some – France or Thailand, for example – could rest on epicurean laurels alone. From what we sampled, Prague is not one of those places. While the beer is amazing, Czech Budweiser now among my all-time favorites, the food was … meh. The most...