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Monthly Archives: June 2016

Fab Food  SER:  “to be” simple. easy. real. This post is the second part of SER.  If you missed part one, you can see it here at SER Part One:  Interview with Javier Candon. Join me as I explore SER in search of Fab Food.  I will show you SER’s trendy look and then dive straight into a three course meal that will make your mouth water. Starter:  Brochette de Pollo Main… Read More

Podcast Recorded on June 27, 2016, two days before the airport bombing in Istanbul, Turkey.  We would like to express our condolences to the families of the victims of this terrorist attack. Joining me this week is Jim Sutton, Founder of the North American Intelligence Exchange.  Jim is also a former U.S. government intelligence analyst and FBI Special Agent.  Jim is a travel security expert and contributor to World Travelers Today. I… Read More

Fab Food This week I had a chance to sit down with Javier Candon, one of SER’s owners, to talk about the restaurant’s vision and menu.  Javier shared with me how SER came to fruition and what the restaurant offers visitors.  He also shared some of his future plans and SER’s goals.  Below is the full transcript. Interview with Javier Candon Samuel Garza: Javier, thanks for having us here at your restaurant… Read More

Training    With the rise of terrorist attacks throughout the world, traveling abroad comes with more risks in locations that many thought were safe and secure. The “new normal” has tourist destinations suffering from the lack of visitors due to fear. Many believe there is nothing they can do to stay safe while traveling, however there are several things you can do before and during your trip to minimize the risks of… Read More

Bartender’s Best By Samuel Garza       It’s not very often that you walk into a bar and drop your jaw out of pure amazement. That is exactly what happened to me when I walked into Hambara in Sofia, Bulgaria. Hambara means bar and what a perfect name for this hidden gem. The look and feel of Hambara is entirely bohemian. The bar can be difficult to find and that’s exactly… Read More