A Grand Quinquennial

Windermere played host to its 5th Annual Craft Beer Festival over the weekend and I got together with a few friends (some old some new) and we hit downtown Windermere like we were the kings and queens of the castle. Well maybe more like princes and princesses….you get the idea. We went out and partied!!!!! We had delicious craft beer. Listened to live music. Learned a little more about beer and a little bit about ourselves. Alright lets get to…. A Grand Quinquennial – Recap of Windermere’s Craft Beer Festival.

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I Went to the Olympics!!! USA! USA! USA!

DSC_0016.JPGThe glory of the Red, White, and Blue! When you go to the Olympics you see all countries competing and showing their support for the their fellow countryperson! Since Gabi had no Brazilian compatriots in these games, she went with her second favorite… the good ole U.S of A! Continue reading “I Went to the Olympics!!! USA! USA! USA!”

In Nara Park the Deer See Your Soul

We’ve all seen the videos online of deer bowing their heads to people as they video them. But did you know they are bowing because they want what you have….food! I don’t know why they don’t all have huge necks from the amount of bowing that they do. I mean really……..it’s a lot!

Lots of rest is needed after eating all day

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Tokyo and I Met Godzilla

After a literal travel “around the globe” I made it to the Land of the Rising Sun. Miami to Doha = 14 hours. Overnight at The Pearl in Qatar. Doha to Tokyo = 10 hours. Two days of travel and every minute is worth it.

Did I think I would draw as much attention while walking the streets of Tokyo? No. I mean I did think that I would be stared at a bit seeing as I am, frankly, a plus size gentleman. Little did I know that it would draw the attention of television. Yep, you heard me. Shinbuya Station is the busiest intersection in the world. People sit up at a Starbucks across the street just to watch people….well walk. And it was there I became famous (so to speak).

Doing some posing after my interview with “Why did you come to Japan?” on TV Tokyo

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