Posted on: September 27th, 2017 by 1 Comment

TIO NYC: A Chelsea Afternoon

On Tuesday we toured the High Line,the public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. It runs from Gansevoort Street in the […]

TIO NYC: See Forever and 9/11 Memorial

See Forever… Say that to anyone who has skied in Telluride, Colorado and he or she will instantly conjure a brilliant winter day on a ski run with 360° mountain […]

TIO Boston: Librettist Cerise Jacobs & REV 23, 9/29-10/1

White Snake Projects REV 23 by creator-librettist Cerise Jacobs and composer Julian Wachner premieres at Boston’s John Hancock Hall on Friday September 29 – Sunday, October 1, 2017. The new opera is the centerpiece […]

TIO Wyoming: Eclipse or “The Bear Taking A Bite Out Of The Sun”

They say it’s the journey, not the destination, but in this very particular case, that old trope was eclipsed by the eclipse.  According to NASA’s website, throughout virtually every civilization […]

TIO SE Asia: Art With A Heart & Summing Up

In Siem Reap, Cambodia and in Luang Prabang, Laos, we encountered a phenomenon Paul Hawken described in a book of the same name as “blessed unrest.” “Blessed Unrest” is the umbrella Hawken hangs over grassroots movements […]

TIO SE Asia: Ride In The Country Not A Walk In The Park

We had some cloudy mornings in Cambodia and relished the relief from the intense sun when we were out and about. The morning Chhay, our guide, proposed a bike ride […]

TIO SE Asia: Maison Polanka

It was our temple away from the bucket-list temples in a temple town. And it comes with a mascot, a bunny named Lily. The difference between our hotel in Siem Reap and […]

TIO SE Asia: Into Cambodia

Though we had spent four wonderful days in Cambodian waters during our Mekong River cruise, our experience the past  three days made it clear we were only getting a slice […]

TIO SE Asia: Dispatch 6, Mekong, Last Days

If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands. Stomp your feet. Quack like a duck. Do whatever you like – but emote enthusiastically. While smiling from ear to […]

TIO SE Asia: Dispatch 4, Blood & Diamonds

Note: Once again, it is impossible to load large files while we are on the Jayavarman. We plan to publish photo essays of the trip once we are on dry […]