The Windy City

Cold weather has never been a friend to me, especially when the windchill drops the temperature into the negatives. Being from Southern California, cold is an occurrence that happens when the temp drops below 60 degrees. So we aren’t that prepared when we travel to places we aren’t familiar with.¬†This past week I was lucky…

Landing in London

Adventures come in many different forms, to many different places. This week I’ve been lucky enough to travel to England. Though it’s for work, already there have been many enjoyable moments. After a hectic Monday morning rushing to get everything I’d need for my trip, I couldn’t help but to forget quite a few things.…

German Workation: Taking in the View

Traveling to Europe has always been a dream of mine, and one that has finally been realized. Last week, I was lucky enough to travel to Berlin, Germany, for the debut of the all-new Smart ForTwo and Smart ForFour. Although it was for work and we only had a day and a half on the…

Life of an Automotive Journalist

Now, I know its easy to boast and complain about jobs, but I have to say that mine makes it easy to do both at the same time. I’m constantly on the road, traveling to auto shows, press events, vehicle launches, and more. It’s not the easiest thing in the world, especially as I have…

Travel Destination: San Francisco

Here’s a city that, whenever I visit, I feel like I’m home, like I’m where I’m supposed to be. I don’t ever remember feeling the same thing anywhere else I’ve been. Whether I’m in Fisherman’s Wharf, Chinatown, shopping, visiting the Japanese Tea GArdens, or just walking around Ghirardelli Square, I’m content. There’s so much culture,…

Travel Destination: Detroit, Michigan

I’m not one for frigid weather, early mornings, and long nights, but that’s what I got when I went to Detroit last week for the North American International Auto Show. I don’t think I’ve ever had this city on my list of places I really wanted to visit, thanks to the weather and horror stories…