You Really Should Watch A Beach Volleyball Tournament Next Summer

Beach volleyball is a relatively new sport, dating back to 1915 in Hawaii. My first memories of beach volleyball are from the late 90’s. I remember watching tournaments on TV when the Cuban women were consistently crushing their opponents. I’ve never had much to...

5 Of The Best Sports Destinations In The USA I’m Excited To Visit

The USA has several cities you could call the ultimate sports destinations in the world. So far I’ve been lucky enough to see the big five sports in some cool cities (NFL, MBL, NHL, NBA and College Football) but haven’t done an epic American sports trip, yet. The...

Ketambe: Trekking For Orangutans Within The Labyrinth

If we were playing the game word association 10 years ago, and the original word was Sumatra, I’d use the word Tigers as my associating word. As I started to travel, that changed to orangutans as I became familiar with Bukit Lawang. And now also, Ketambe. Another...

How To Plan A Trip To Florence: Sports Edition

As this site changes focus to sports, I find myself researching destinations in advance slightly differently. The fact I’m researching in advance is a bit strange for me as I usually wing it, but I find I need to dig a bit deeper to find exactly what I want now....

Watching Olympics Newest Sport In Riga: 3-on-3 Basketball

I was familiar with 3-on-3 basketball but was stunned when the tournament MC mentioned that we were watching one of the new sports to be added to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. An hour earlier, I was on the way to a cafe in Riga when distant chants of ‘Latvia, Latvia,...