It all started in August when a friend invited me to visit her in Glasgow, Scotland. What started as a single country trip turned into a 3 month long travel across western Europe. Here is what I explored during my travel across Europe and Northern Africa: Scotland – Glasgow, Edinburgh, Isle of Arran, Isle of Skye Ireland – Dublin, Killarney, Dingle, Portmagee London Paris Portugal – Porto, Coimbra, Lisbon, Lagos & Sagres Spain – Seville, Granada, Valencia, Barcelona, Catalan & Girona Morocco – Fes, Chefchouen, Tangier Italy – Florence, Rome, Naples & Ischia Here are some highlights from my 3…
Oct 25, 2016 Today, I am happy to report that I visited all the 7 wonders of the world. Christ the Redeemer. Brazil – 2005 Taj Mahal, India – 2008 Chichén Itzá, Mexico, North America – 2009 Machu Picchu, Peru, South America – 2011 Peru Travel Great Wall of China. People’s Republic of China, Asia – 2011 China Travel Petra, Jordan, Asia – 2015 6 month World Travel Colosseum, Italy, Europe – 2016 3 month Europe Travel
Since I am traveling in Great Britain I thought I would post a picture that shows how powerful British empire was at its peak time right before WW2.
Heading to Scotland to witness the post-Brexit madness and possibly spot the Loch Ness monster. Glasgow->Edinburgh->Inverness-> some hiking/camping in Western Scotland. August 3rd – 28th. #Scotland #Europe #travel …
These 6 large cap Tech companies combined value worth more than 2 Trillion USD. Apple – 564 B Alphabet/Goog – 477 B Microsoft – 442 B Facebook – 352 B Amazon – 350 B Tesla – 30.6 B
Move over Big Mac Index…here comes the iPhone index. Big Mac index is a way to measure the purchasing parity and the strength of a currency against USD. A better way to measure this now is to see how much it costs to purchase an iPhone in your country vs purchasing it in Manhattan. For example it costs more to buy in Brasil than in Japan today.
Ever since the U.K voted to leave E.U, pound has been pounded in value. It has dropped from 1.5 level to 1.2 level against the USD in just about 2 weeks. That is a major move in any currency in a such a short period of time. Currently 1USD is 1.28 GBP which is a great timing for my #Scotland visit in August. I predict GBP to trade around 1.2 against USD by month end.
As of 11:30 ET on June 23rd, the leave campagn is leading the #Brexit referendum by 50.19% over Stay side with 115/382 reporting. Recession is a possibility if U.K did leave E.U. And look at the British pounds. It is collapsing. The last time we saw this low exchange rate was back during the financial crisis in 2009. 1 USD = 1.38 GBP – when was the last time we saw this exchange rate? This is also a terrible news for Euro as well..great time to plan a trip to Europe? #Brexit