Alcohol Archive

The best craft beer in Tokyo, Japan

Long an epicenter of trendy culture, Tokyo is now the epicenter of Japan’s burgeoning craft beer scene. While many of the breweries themselves are located elsewhere in the country, there are plenty of great places to drink craft beer in Tokyo. The bars have every vibe you can ask for, from sports bars to dingy […]

The history of beer in the Czech Republic

Any visitor to the Czech Republic will tell you that the country runs on beer. In fact, the Czechs drink more beer per capita than anyone else in the world. When I visited the Czech Republic, I quickly realized that beer was actually cheaper than water or soda, so it was easy to do as […]

Capers Market Portland PDX Priority Pass review

The excellent rapid expansion of the Priority Pass offerings at Portland International Airport includes Capers Market. Capers Market is a unique store that sells mostly local items from Portland and the surrounding area. There is also a bar with fresh seafood. I visited Capers Market after visiting Capers Cafe Le Bar. Capers Market is located […]

Capers Cafe Le Bar Portland PDX Priority Pass review

Over the last few months, Portland International Airport has become the best airport in the United States for using Priority Pass. Priority Pass members can visit several different locations at PDX for free. While waiting for a flight one afternoon, I visited 3 different places that take Priority Pass at PDX. The first of these […]

Travel Contests: October 25, 2017 – Japan, St. Croix, Los Angeles, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to St. Croix; the Garagiste Wine Festival in Paso Robles, California; Los Angeles; Tokyo, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; New York City; Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama; London, England; Italy; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss […]

The best craft beer in Tromsø, Norway

High above the Arctic Circle, Tromsø, Norway is known for its seasonal extremes – polar night in the winter, and midnight sun in the summer. In December, I visited Tromsø in search of the Northern Lights. While I was there, I also checked out some great places to drink craft beer in Tromsø. Being Norway, […]