10 More Places in the World Everyone Should See

Earlier in the year I posted 10 places in the world everyone should see  http://thetravelingblackman.com/10-places-everyone-see/  well here are my next ten I think you should see Scandinavia During the Summer Solistice – there is nothing quite like experiencing 24 hours of straight daylight. Hachiko Square – if there is one place that can top Times Square –…

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Poetry and Verse

So often a simple quote from a piece of poetry or the chorus of a song can define an entire journey and every time you hear that song or read that piece of poetry you are immediately taken back to that time and place and you always will be.  I will always believe that a…

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Brunch In Boston

This list is a five way tie because you can’t go wrong with any one of them and best of all they are all budget friendly. Abe & Louie’s – yes, Abe and Louie’s their Sunday brunch is among the best in the city and not only will you enjoy, your wallet will still be talking…

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My 10 favorite cities

Here are the ten cities I will forever pay to visit: 1. Medellin, Colombia – I know this may surprise many of you with the nine that will follow but I found my love in Medellin, the person I want to spend my life with. So often people say long distance relationships never last whether…

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Rio, we have a problem

Recently I posted a piece entitled  it was ten cities I will never return Rio was the first and always will be and there’s a reason.  I have been going back and forth on whether to publicize this because it is something I never thought would happen to me.  And introduced me to the reality when…

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The Bucket List

 Cuba – a country that always lived by its own rules no matter what the rest of the world had to say, and from what I’ve seen some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Vietnam – it took the lives of  58,220 U.S soldiers I want to see where it all happened. Iceland –…

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5 of each in Copenhagen

After a day of sightseeing this beautiful city go to dinner and have an authentic Danish meal, for the time I was there I couldn’t get enough and here are my five favorite’s:   K0kkeriet – if you have every single meal in Copenhagen this must be it, Danish cuisine at it is finest, from the…

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Copenhagen – II

In seventeen years of travel the one thing that will always be a constant adjustment is a different time zone.  Visiting a country that are eight or ten hours ahead of Boston, and in the case of Australia losing an entire day but ultimately you adjust.  There is no challenge like adjusting to a place…

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Copenhagen

Summer Solstice When I planned my to Scandinavia it 2004 I didn’t realize until I arrived that it was the ‘summer solstice’.  The term is colloquially used like “midsummer” to refer to the day on which solstice occurs. The summer solstice day has the longest period of daylight, except in the polar regions, where daytime remains…

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