Most golfing regulars consider the golf course a “sanctuary”.  This has many different meanings.  For some, it’s the only time to get some time away from the kids, spouses, work and is one of the few places drink, smoke, drive and exercise all at the same time.  For me, I’ve been fortunate enough to golf on someone of the...
They call Vegas Sin City.  Anything goes on The Strip on Las Vegas Ave, hence even the Las Vegas Tourism Bureau coined the phrase “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas”   What many people don’t realize is that Las Vegas Proper has a population of 2.3MM which spans 135 sq. miles.  Locals compare to The Strip to Fisherman’s Wharf...
Over Labor Day weekend, I chose to kick off the first installment of Globe Trotter Elite by taking the first of many weekend trips to destinations most people wouldn’t normally think about going. Why go to Vegas for the weekend when you could travel halfway around the world and experience a weekend in Taiwan? Destination – Taipei, Taiwan. I’m not the...
United Polaris Review On Tuesday September 27th I was invited to the premiere of United’s new business class at Dogpatch Studios in San Francisco CA. This revamp has been years overdue, as not only does United currently have one of the oldest fleets for their international long haul flights (think 777-200ERs, 747s from the Continental merger, etc), their International Business...
Introduction The reason why I have always been intrigued Boeing Factory is that I’ve always been a plane watcher.  Conveniently, I live right underneath the route of all domestic and international flights coming into San Francisco International Airport.  Thankfully, I am in a location where I can still see the iconic Boeing 747 planes. The sheer size, quad engines, and unmistakable hump to...