Author: Peter Davis

WTTC Confirms Global Summit in Manila Will take Place in March 2022 – Travel Agent

WTTC Confirms Global Summit in Manila Will take Place in March 2022  Travel Agent…

May 2021 Recap: David Ellefson Scandal, Rock Hall Inductees

May 2021 offered plenty of ups and downs in what was already a rollercoaster year. Highlights included a return to touring for many, as optimism regarding the COVID pandemic prevailed in the early summer months. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame also announced its class of 2021, giving fans a new group of worthy artists to celebrate, while once again spurring arguments over those acts who have not yet…

Blindedbysound 801 – Blinded By Sound

Blindedbysound 801  Blinded By Sound…

Woods rules out ‘full-time’ return to golf

Agence France-Presse November 30, 2021 | 9:47am In this file photo taken on April 14, 2019, American golfer Tiger Woods celebrates after sinking his putt on the 18th green to win during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images North America / AFP LOS ANGELES – Tiger Woods has ruled out making a full-time return to professional…

Will Thailand’s nightlife survive another 2 months of closure?

OPINION On Friday morning we were talking up the speculation that Thailand’s bars would be permitted to reopen on December 1. It had been a strong rumour, verified with countless politicians and police. Surely, with all the open flouting of the current alcohol ban, the government had just given up and were ready to reopen the bars, officially. The daily Covid infections were still dropping, along with Covid-related deaths. Out…

June Millington: Buddhist, Rockstar, and Pioneer

When June Millington and her sister, Jean, first began singing and performing music in their early teens, they never thought they would one day become part of one of the leading all-female rock bands of the very masculine 1970s music scene, let alone the the first all-female rock band to release an album with a major American record label. “It was like being in our own club,” Millington, now 73,…

Global Traveler Announces 18th Annual GT Tested Reader Survey Awards

YARDLEY, Pa., Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The results are in! For the 18th consecutive year, Global Traveler conducted its GT Tested Reader Survey, asking frequent luxury travelers to name the best in a variety of travel-related categories. More than 22,000 people responded. Global Traveler’s inaugural awards were celebrated in 2004. The survey honors airlines, hotels, loyalty programs and travel-related products in more than 80 categories. GT’s distinguished readers vote…

11 Vegan Mexican Candies and Treats You Need to Try 

Across the United States, candy is often synonymous with “sweet.” Chewy Airheads, sweet-and-tart Smarties, and strawberry licorice twists are guaranteed to satisfy the inevitable midday sugar craving. Even accidentally vegan Sour Patch Kids promises a kick of sweetness after its signature sour flavor melts away. Despite the prevalence of sugary treats in the US, a visit to our southern neighbor quickly reveals that candy doesn’t always have to equal sweet. …

After Lavish Nights of Clubbing in Bangkok, a Covid Outbreak

BANGKOK — When the V.V.I.P. customers disembarked from their limousines at the Krystal Exclusive Club in Bangkok, young women in tiaras, angel wings and not much else sometimes greeted them. The V.V.I.P. clientele were whisked to the V.V.I.P. rooms, with their padded walls and plush sofas. Thai government bigwigs partied at Krystal — one of its mottos is “the luxury entertainment of night light” — as did diplomats, army officers…

Best Rooftop Dining 2021

NW Second Avenue in Wynwood is known for its eye-popping murals, selfie-obsessed pedestrians, and all-around chaos, but some of the juiciest and most flavorful jerk chicken and oxtail in the city can be found in an inconspicuous eatery just a block north of the hustle-bustle, where a headless mannequin painted in the colors and pattern of the Jamaican flag marks the entrance. Ian Curtis, AKA Chef Slim, runs the kitchen,…

Homing’s In, Going Out, June 4-11, 2021

As we continue into Pride month, let’s indulge in LGBT-specific arts, nightlife and community events, while also considering our straight allies’ goings-on, if they behave. ARTSDANCE, OPERA, THEATREAfroSolo Arts FestivalStreaming performances of ‘Black Men: Embracing Our Light,’ June 9-13, and ‘Courage Unde Fire: The Liberation of Elroy,’ June 17-20. Free on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/user/AfroSoloTV/featured Alvin Ailey American Dance TheatreCal Performances presents the world premiere of Jamar Roberts’ Holding Space, streaming June…

Homing’s In, Going Out June 11-17, 2021

As LGBT arts, nightlife and community events multiply like bunnies during Pride month, let’s get hopping, indoors and out. ARTSDANCE, OPERA, THEATREAfroSolo Arts FestivalStreaming performances of ‘Black Men: Embracing Our Light,’ June 9-13, and ‘Corage Unde Fire: The Liberation of Elroy,’ June 17-20. Free on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/user/AfroSoloTV/featured Alvin Ailey American Dance TheatreCal Performances presents the world premiere of Jamar Roberts’ Holding Space, streaming thru Sept. 8. $5-$60. https://calperformances.org/ The Break-Up!…