At roughly the same time he purchased that real estate asset, I chose to invest in domain names, one of which I recently sold at a multiple of 150 times my original investment. That was infinitely greater than Bobby’s return, which was a meager three times his purchase. … [Read more...] about Column: Friendship and treasure found in Montana
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Not today. Parents are so paranoid about kids being poisoned, that most stick with the same mass-market bars. When my kids return home, 90 percent of their take consists of the staid six: Snickers, Reese’s, Milky Way, Kit Kat, Twix, and M&M’s. And they’re invariably “fun size,” a term I put in quotation marks because I do not consider receiving a fraction of a candy bar to be fun. … [Read more...] about Congrats, parents. You’re ruining Halloween.
If off the beaten track adventures are your thing, the snow-capped Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan is the place for you. A country often neglected by tourists in favour of its better-known neighbours India and China, those who do make the trip to the ‘Land of the Thunder Dragon’ are rewarded by some of the most remarkable sights on earth. A visit to Punahka Dzong should be on every tourist’s itinerary. The former capital of Bhutan, this fortress is one of the country’s most impressive architectural structures and is where Bhutan’s monarchs continue to be crowned to this day. The Dzong houses some of the country’s most important national treasures, including the preserved remains of Ngawang Namgyal, the Buddhist lama who unified Bhutan. However, the most impressive landmark is the jaw-dropping Tiger’s Nest monastery, perched on a cliff edge nearly 1000m above the verdant Paro valley below. Legend has it that Guru Rinpoche flew from Tibet on the back … [Read more...] about Best Luxury Holiday Destinations in March 2020 –