When someone mentions YouTube comedy, many people think of sketch or skit-style videos. The realm of online stand-up comedy is lesser known, and, in my opinion at least, underappreciated. Here, I’m not talking about recordings of stand-up performances in front of a live audience. I’m talking about specifically made-for-YouTube shows where comedians, in the style…
There’s an Irish proverb that, translated from Gaelic, means something similar to “by degrees the castles are built”. To translate again to a more common idiom, “Rome wasn’t built in a day”, or important work takes time. It seems fitting that the Irish version should contain reference to castles, given that there are over 30, 000 scattered throughout the country today, built and weathered over hundreds of years.
In 2013, there emerged a new phenomenon in the Queensland desert that, in the next four years, would inspire tens of thousands of people to rediscover what “going bush” really means.
Some tips and activities I’ve found helpful in beating the “Coming Home Blues”.
Despite our initial doubts, I can say with confidence that the tour was rewarding, memorable, and 100% a worthwhile experience.
Our story begins on a Tuesday in January, on the island of Syros, Greece…
There’s a lot to be said for visiting Europe in the summer, but I reckon there’s a definite appeal to seeing it in the winter too.
Our Paris apartment seemed like a dream come true, but it turned out to be a little less conventional than we expected.