#Bizarre #Travel Journal #1: #Selfie Shtick

Are you on the verge of the #vacation of a lifetime? Don’t forget to stowaway your personal #Selfie Stick before you hit the road. #Selfie Stick, you ask? What in the world is that? Here is a photograph showing a disembodied hand. (Imagine it’s your hand.) Quite simply, the #Selfie Stick is an arm extender…

Bizarre Travel Book: Honduran Transportation Options

or, I just want to experience the Epcot World of Motion ride one more time! “The ride begins as guest board their omnimover vehicles…footsteps appear on the walls beside the vehicles, heralding the dawn of transportation – foot power.” (sadly, the ride no longer exists) Graphics from items for sale on eBay and text http://vistaway.freeservers.com/theride.htm…

Bizarre Travel Book Journal: Yule Log??? Have our American parents been giving us the straight Sh**????

Catalonian Christmas (Barcelona) has a few customs that would put the typical southern festive celebration on a bizarre footing. The first involves an enhancement of the revered nativity display, you know, the thing you faithfully drag out each year and carefully arrange on the fire place mantel. Although, Mary, Joseph and the big guy are…

Mention

Some dogs naturally learn slow. RCF didn’t fully understand how Twitter worked. He happily informed me he was following lots of people. He looked forward to his first tweet ‘that would resound like the shot heard round the world’.  I hated to burst his bubble, but when I pointed out that shot was only heard…

Tweet

Somebody told RCF the other day, “You need to Tweet. That’s the way it works now.” So without consulting me, he went to, as I later found out, tweeter.com and set up an account. I was down at the local when a friend of ours e-mailed to tell me he saw RCF online. “Great I…