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300 KM Per Hour in Valencia – My Experience in an F1 Car

The Formula 1 World Driving Championship is the pinnacle racing series in all of motor-sports. The championship features the world’s most advanced race cars whose top speeds reach 300 kilometers per hour and are capable of going from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in two seconds. I have been a Formula 1 fan for […]

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Klian Jornet

Dinner with Skyrunner Kilian Jornet

As part of the #InPyrenees blogtrip, I had the opportunity to meet and have dinner with Skyrunner Kilian Jornet who was very gracious and extremely grounded (no pun intended). Kilian is a hometown hero who grew up in the mountains near Lles de Cerdanya in the Catalan Pyrenees. Until this trip, I had never heard […]

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Follow Me as I Live Blog from the #InPyrenees Blogtrip

Beginning Monday, you will be able to follow along as I head up into the striking Pyrenees as part of the #InPyrenees blogtrip. Want to get the real story as I explore the Girona Pyrenees? Bookmark this post and continue to watch as I update this live blog throughout my trip. >>> #InPyrenees Live Blog

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F1 Standing Start

A Formula 1 Standing Start from #BlogTripF1

This is great video from William Bakker (Chief Strategist at Think! Social Media) of the start of the European Grand Prix in Valencia. The Valencia Tourist Board hosted a group of influencers in travel, including myself, for #BlogTripF1. The noise of the cars as they come around the last corner to line up on the starting […]

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Pictures from Saturday F1 Practice in Valencia

Here are a few pictures I took at this morning’s Formula 1 Practice at the Grand Prix of Europe in Valencia, Spain.

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Follow Me as I Explore Asturias – Northern Spain

Beginning next Thursday, you’ll be able to follow me as I head to the Principality of Asturias where I’ll explore some of the towns and villages situated on the northern coast of Spain. Starting in Oviedo, I’ll tour the old quarters of the city and check out the World Heritage Sites on Naranco mountain which […]

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A Traveler Exploring Genealogy and Technology at RootsTech

This past week I had the opportunity to attend the first ever RootsTech conference in Salt Lake City, Utah as one of a few hosted national bloggers. In planning our 2011 objectives for the Brilliant Tips Travel Blog, we aimed to get more involved in the lifestyle and cultural aspect of travel. The opportunity to […]

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