FUELED by Lehigh Biltong: Road-trip to the West RSS



Charleston

Day 3 Notsohostel     Charleston is one of the cities that I'm looking forward to the most so I push to get out of Charlotte as soon as possible. We get to Charleston pretty early and park our car at the Notsohostel hostel. I already like this place, who doesn’t enjoy a good pun? One step out of the car and you realize how unbelievably humid it is. The entire world slows down. Walking at a snail’s pace we reach King St, the main drag of Charleston. It's about 3:30PM and the Portugal v Norway soccer game is on TV. We take a seat at the King Street Public House bar for a nice Tecate tall-boy to rehydrate. Dan almost doesn't...

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Charlotte

Day 2 The Volleyball Bar      So we arrive in Charlotte a little late after a 7 hour haul through scenic Virginia. We splurged on a real hotel room, and thus took some time to appreciate the beauty of clean linens perfectly folded on a soft bed. The next item on the agenda is finding a bar. Our usual criteria for a bar are cheap and unique. We decide on the VGBG bar, kind of in the outskirts of the city. This place has everything, including four beach volleyball courts. We thought about playing, but the opponents seemed way too good for us. Plus you can't really drink a beer while playing volleyball. Instead, we settle for one on...

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Pittsburgh: And so the road trip begins

Day 1 Meeting the Takos Family      The two pillars of Lehigh Biltong united in northern New Jersey to begin the great pilgrimage to Los Angeles. After cramming the car with cargo and saying goodbye to our respective families the road trip began. Our eyes were set on stop number one, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After about an hour I made a ceremonial wave goodbye to our Alma Mater Lehigh University as we drove by. Several hours later we found ourselves at a Big Fat Greek BBQ with my close family and friends.  Growing up Greek means you are used to loud families and mountains of food, and this was no different. Penguins NHL Playoff Finals It turns out that we...

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From Coast to Coast

Friends, family, and loyal customer you have probably already heard that Lehigh Biltong is taking the show on the road.    Lehigh Biltong will be traveling coast to coast, from New York City to Los Angeles.   Along this adventure we will be stopping in 12 cities throughout these great United States.   Inspired by the brave opportunists who made this journey before us we hope to continue their entrepreneurial spirit.  This road trip will be the kickstarter to many adventures FUELED by Lehigh Biltong.  Stay tuned for all the highs and lows of our trip.  We hope you enjoy our story.    

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