Author archives: A.Infante

  • BBCo Sailboat Kit completely put together.

    BBCo Sailboat Kit

    Aug 19, 13 • 784 Views • GearNo Comments

    There are many things that a man can build with his own hands. A birdhouse. A porch. In certain laboratories, dinosaurs. A boat? Well, maybe not. On the whole, anything that exists explicitly to stand between you and a watery grave is probably best left to...

  • An Arcade Coffee Table in the living room.

    Arcade Coffee Tables

    Aug 18, 13 • 1380 Views • FurnitureNo Comments

    The quarter-thieving arcades of yore have come and gone, and it’s mostly for the best. Modern video games are head and shoulders above the old arcade fare in every way. No longer designed solely to con children out of hard-earned pocket money, modern...

  • A full course meal being cooked on a SteakStone.

    SteakStones

    Aug 17, 13 • 2177 Views • KitchenNo Comments

    Steak. It’s juicy. It’s salty. It tastes like meat. What more could you ask for? Maslow’s hierarchy of needs has a secret variant for men that is basically just steak. That said, cooking a decent a steak in your kitchen can be a bit of a...

  • dades-gorge-road

    Dades Gorge Road

    Aug 14, 13 • 1095 Views • AdventureNo Comments

    The Dades Gorge road is a winding road that takes you on a leisurely journey through a canyon formed by hundreds of years of erosion in rural Morocco. It’s also fairly conclusive evidence that George Lucas designed the universe. Resembling nothing so...

  • Picture of The Eat-A-Bug Cookbook.

    The Eat-A-Bug Cookbook

    Aug 13, 13 • 1585 Views • Books & MagazinesNo Comments

    Do you remember in Elementary school, when you used to eat bugs to impress girls? It’s unfortunate that that time-tested seduction strategy has such diminishing returns after puberty. Luckily, the world of novelty cookbooks is here to help you step up...

  • A BMW with Cam Shaft vinyl wrapping.

    Cam Shaft Premium Wrapping

    Aug 6, 13 • 1041 Views • RidesNo Comments

    Sometimes the best paint job isn’t a paint job at all. German-based Cam Shaft offers a whole-car vinyl coating for high-end luxury cars, and the results are impressive. The coating is lightweight, matte, and removable. According to their website the...

  • Group of people helicopter skiing.

    Kamchatka Heli Skiing Adventure

    Aug 4, 13 • 1716 Views • Adventure1 Comment

    Quick, imagine the following scenario. You’re in your chartered helicopter with a few close friends, being flown to the top of a mountain. You leap out of the helicopter and ski down the pristine, untouched slope of an active, Pacific rim volcano. When...

  • IceHotel lit up at night.

    IceHotel

    Aug 3, 13 • 1068 Views • AdventureNo Comments

    Tolkien once said that adventure was the term for someone having a very bad time of it, very far away. That may be true, but there are times in a man’s life where it is necessary to trade a little comfort for a story that’ll last you the rest of...

  • A Vuhl 05 on the track.

    Vuhl 05

    Aug 1, 13 • 789 Views • RidesNo Comments

    One of the wonderful things about being a man in the modern world is that there exist entire industries of corporations that serve no purpose except to put ridiculously powerful machines into your fickle, untrained hands. The Vuhl 05, a brand new barebone...

  • A 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante parked in the desert.

    2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante

    Aug 1, 13 • 1078 Views • RidesNo Comments

    Aston Martin (forever the maker of the ‘Bond Car’ in our eyes) has done it again. The alliterate automobile Vaniquish Volante is cool, sexy, and very, very fast – and it’s a convertible. The only thing not to like is the price tag...

  • A bridge on the Atlantic Road.

    Atlantic Road

    Aug 1, 13 • 1635 Views • AdventureNo Comments

    The road-trip is a time-honored tradition of men all over the world. Something about the freedom of the open road, the thrill of adventure, and the crippling indigestion brought on by gas-station food has helped generations of men find themselves. If...

  • Man watching crocodile in the Cage of Death.

    Cage of Death

    Jul 31, 13 • 2021 Views • AdventureNo Comments

    A real man is only afraid of three things: crocodiles, sharks, and spiders bigger than his face. Well, now there’s a chance to knock one off the list. At the Cage of Death, hosted by Crocosaurus Cove, you too can have the unique opportunity to be eaten...

  • Hotel rooms in Igloo Village.

    Igloo Village

    Jul 30, 13 • 1081 Views • AdventureNo Comments

    It’s often said of the Arctic circle that it’d be very beautiful country if it weren’t so damn cold.  The Hotel Kakslauttanen in Finland, while not actually resolving the part where it’s -5 degrees Fahrenheit at night, does try to...