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I may not be a sailor, but I do know an extraordinary experience when I see one. And I think it’s safe to say 16-year-old Zac Sunderland is having one right now.
Given the fact that he’s been raised on and around boats since the day he was born, it’s not really all that surprising that young Zac daydreamed about becoming the youngest person ever to sail around the world solo. What is remarkable is that he’s found a way to make that childhood dream a reality.
Zac left Marina Del Ray, California in mid-June in a 36-foot sailboat he bought with money he’d saved from doing odd jobs. At last report, [...]
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If you’re on the road this summer, you’ll inevitably face the dilemma of where to eat. And while I understand the temptation to take the easy way out and pull into the first national chain restaurant or fast food place you see, allow me to suggest a much tastier alternative.
The folks at Roadfood.com have made it their mission to discover the country’s best places to stuff your face, from great barbecue joints and bakeries to authentic diners and drive-ins. The kind of informal, inexpensive eateries that locals love but few travelers ever discover.
The website’s database of more than 1,200 restaurant reviews is searchable by state, city, type of food, or [...]