Five Reasons To Never Fly Aerosvit Airlines

I recently flew JFK to Israel and back on Aerosvit Airlines. Aerosvit, what’s that? That band with the singer with the really big lips? Alas, no. A budget Ukranian airline. (Yeah, I didn’t know they had planes in the Ukraine either.) Now, we all know I am cheap, and will often cut corners to save […]


Visiting London In Style – On A Budget!

London is considered one of the world’s most exciting and fashionable cities. I have never really fallen in love with it, but that’s probably because I wish I were prancing about in Duchess of Cambridge outfits and jumping into black cabs at my whimsy. With its skyrocketing costs and my groundrocketing (is that a word? […]


Link Roundup – Money & Travel Edition

Since I pretty much suck at getting these finished each week, I am going to change the title from “Links of the Week” to “Link Roundup.” That way, I get to slack off more. Yay! And because you are extra lucky, this first roundup even has a theme: money and traveling. (Did I mention I’m […]


“Mourir Auprès de Toi” – An Animated Love Story

For this week’s Humpworthy Hump Day, I am excited to share the short film, “Mourir Auprès de Toi,” co-directed by Spike Jonze and Simon Cahn. I have been wanting to post about it for a while, and figured that Valentine’s Day was the perfect opportunity. It is a beautiful (and sometimes raunchy) stop-motion animation love story […]


PHOTO: Kids & Ducks At The Louvre

I head to Tokyo tomorrow, and it’ll be my first international superstar city in a while. I always compare any new big city to Paris, no matter how long it’s been since I’ve been there. We shall see how Tokyo stacks up. In the meantime, here is a photo of children playing with ducks outside […]

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A Jumpy Pic On Every Continent

Jumping over the sand dunes of the Gobi Desert in Mongolia

That’s my mission. I learned the great art of jumpy pictures from one of my best friends, Elisabeth, and have since used it to spice up my travel photos (and life in general). I hope you’ll follow and support me on my mission to take a perfect jumpy pic on every continent. So far, I […]