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Krog Street Market (Atlanta, GA)

(Photo Credit: KrogStreetMarket.com) I read the text message from my friend, J. I pause. I read it again. “Let’s have dinner at Krog Market.” I shake my head. He wants to have dinner at a Kroger? I picture our party of four piled...

A Piece of the Rock (Gibraltar)

When we reach Gibraltar, the rock itself is shrouded in fog. We can make out the shape – it’s the familiar wedge we’ve seen a thousand times in Prudential commercials. The details, though, are lost in shades of gray until much later. By the time the...

Bridge of Sighs (Lima, Peru)

We’re in Barranco, Lima’s funky, artsy, bohemian district, taking a morning stroll on what locals tell us is a rare sunny day. (Lima, particularly along the shoreline, tends to be overcast.) We make our way past the statue of Chabuka...

Tell Visual Stories Easily with Storehouse

Storehouse is a new app for iOS that makes telling and sharing visual stories as easy as it possibly could be. The fast, flexible interface takes just seconds to learn. After importing photos, you can drag them into place, tap to select, and size...

The Barber

We eat lunch at Hong Kong Harbor. The dining room is a big, dark square packed with tables and lined with ancient booths. The Chinese Man seats us, spins two menus onto the table with a flick of his hand, and asks, “Tea?” We nod...

Delivery Notice

You’ve ordered a book or a card deck or a television or a washing machine. You’re impatient. You fish through your email until you find the tracking number. You go to FedEx.com. You type in the tracking number, being careful not to...

Playing Survivor for Keeps

As so-called reality shows go, Survivor isn’t bad. But when it comes down to it, there isn’t much real survival involved. Yes, they eat grubs. Yes, they work their way through elaborately staged competitions. Yes, they do without...