Off to Sundance!

After being advised to go to Sundance 5 years ago by several film mentors, I’m finally going today. I’m excited about it, yet not too much about the snow. What have I been waiting for all this time?! Advertisements

Useful travel preparation sites

Being the wanderlust that I am, I’ve been reading several travel planners. Below are some useful travel preparation sites that I’ve gathered. Round the world guide: Perpetual travel Practice your foreign language: Livemocha.com eduFire Plan your itinerary: Yahoo’s Trip Planner If you want to know how long it takes to walk, take the metro, or drive…

Flight connections

This is for my reference since I’ll be traveling from January-March. Due to past experiences with flight connections, I will do the following before I arrive at an airport to save myself a headache: 1. Make a connection with a longer layover (more than 45 minutes between planes). If I’m not given enough connection time,…

Search tips for cheap airfare

When to buy Best to buy your airfare at least 3 weeks before your flight, since the lowest fares often have a twenty-one-day advance-purchase requirement. For off-peak travel, you might as well as wait rather than booking too far in advance. With international travel, when you go and when you shop tend to have a…

My notes on La Note

Today I met up with my best friend over breakfast before he moves to Arizona. Our restaurant of choice was La Note. While I have eaten here on a few occasions and this has been my favorite French restaurant in the San Francisco Bay Area, I was disappointed by their food and service today, not…

Aiming for 7 continents this year

I may be ambitious with my travel plan this year, but my goal is to travel around the world for a while, and this plan may extend into 2011. If you want to see part of my itinerary, just click on the original picture here.