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Gentleman's Travel Guide: Chicago

Posted by manofthehour on October 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)


In our first edition of the Gentleman’s Travel Guide, our readers were taken on a guided tour of the need-to-know when visiting San Francisco.


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Gentleman's Travel Guide: San Francisco

Posted by manofthehour on October 19, 2015 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)


A gentleman should always be well-traveled. He should see the world through his own eyes and not the eyes of others. He should take in the sights, sounds, and culture wherever he goes. And in a quote from a Moorish proverb: “He who does not travel does not know the value of men....

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Top 10 Non-US Cities

Posted by Phil Arvanitis on August 18, 2015 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (0)



This piece will focus on ten of the best non-US cities for a modern man to take a vacation to. These cities are all can’t-miss vacation spots, and are sure to appeal to any modern gentleman looking for a quality vacation.


The cities will be ranked from 1-10 after analyzing them in a number of categories, namely: Aesthetics, ...

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Top Nightclubs in US Cities

Posted by Phil Arvanitis on July 22, 2015 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)



For a modern man, it's probably a priority to experience a number of different cities throughout the country. Extending that train of thought, one of the first things a modern man will want to check out would be nightlife, an important part of the modern social experience. When visiting all the big U.S....

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Top US State Destinations

Posted by Phil Arvanitis on June 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)



This week’s piece is going to be on the best states to visit in our wonderful country. We live in a nation that is incredibly diverse regarding its landscape and climate, and as such there are a variety of different experiences to be had depending on which state you’re visiting. Some are better to visit if you’re looking to re...

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Ibiza: the perfect island getaway.

Posted by Phil Arvanitis on May 18, 2015 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)



Located just off of continental Spain, Ibiza is world renowned for its status as an exotic destination. It has it all: nightlife, both for those interested in clubbing and a quieter scene, beautiful resorts and hotels to stay at, unmatched natural scenery, and perfect weather, not to mention the vast numbers of mi...

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Domestic Vacation Spots

Posted by Phil Arvanitis on April 20, 2015 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)



A few weeks ago, we looked into some international vacation options for a modern man. While those four spots were exotic and possibly once in a lifetime sightseeing opportunities, that’s not to say a modern man can’t enjoy a quality vacation within the United States. This country has it all, from mountains and valleys to lakes ...

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International Getaways

Posted by Phil Arvanitis on March 23, 2015 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (0)


The modern man should be committed to experiencing and immersing himself into the many unique cultures present in our diverse world. Whether it’s for business or play, the modern man should take the time out to enjoy some of the finer things traveling has to offer. Vacationing should be relaxing, enjoyable, and provi...

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How to Travel Like a Gentleman: Business Edition

Posted by Colin Holmes on September 11, 2014 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


In leading the lifestyle of a busy business man, there comes a time when the scholarly lad may have to leave the comfort of his desk to advance his work in other places. This venture is most commonly known as the ‘business trip’, and it is something that strikes both stress and excitement into the heart of an...

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Pubs VS Bars: Setting The Stage For Your Time On The Town

Posted by Randolph Castro on September 11, 2013 at 2:45 PM Comments comments (0)


The first thing that comes to mind for the typical American when he or she hears the word “pub” is probably something along the lines of, “what they call bars in the UK.” It’s an easy mistake to make, but it is a mistake. A pub is more than just a fancy word for the places we go to get plastered on the weekends, with overpriced drinks, incredibly loud musi...

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Pursuit: The Perfect Night Club

Posted by Randolph Castro on July 18, 2013 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

An important part of culture is in recreation. One of the most effective ways to gain a true measure of people is to see what they do in their free time. When there are no obligations in place, what do we do? Some watch TV, some read, some meditate. In a high-stress environment like a great number of us are faced with, though, one of the more important things about recreation is its effectiveness as ca...

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Traveling During The Recession

Posted by manofthehour on August 3, 2009 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (0)



Want to go somewhere in this economy?  Well that could be a challenge if you are not already well established.  At least thatis what you may think.  Right now, the travel industry is in freefall.  Airlines are filing for bankruptcy the world around as people are traveling less.  You know what that means for the consumer.  Deals! Deals! De...

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The Subway: Your New Best Friend

Posted by Albert on August 3, 2009 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (0)



Hard times have be fallen most of the American public since the economy went bearish in the fall of 2009.  People are finding that cutting back on luxuries and unnecessary expenses can help salvage some of that precious income, and this includes vehicular transportation.  Many are still extremely wary of high gas prices and their constant fluctuations, a phenome...

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