Tag Archives: Adventure Travel

It’s like heaven for me, an Island of Museums?

I really love to go through museums, the art, culture, history and the stories behind all the beauty within a museum allows me to grasp so much more of our world.  I have walked through museums all over the world and have probably been to no more than .0000001% of all museums.  I have had […]

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The largest swimming pool in the world think you know where it is?

What is a resort without a swimming pool?  Well it’s boring, and that is why nearly every resort in the world has some sort of swimming pool or water feature that you can wade into and relax.  Some will use the Resort pools for relaxation, some for simply sitting next to and capturing those fantastic […]

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Angelic Eating…Part 2

It’s a good thing I stopped when I did on Part 1, all those pictures and reminiscing about some of my favorite restaurants really made me hungry.  Now that I am satiated; I am ready for part 2, are you?  If you missed part 1 of Angelic Eating, you can read it by clicking here.  But […]

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Icon’s of a City….Madrid ~ Part 2

If you would like to catch up, don’t miss Part 1 of Icon’s of a City….Madrid.  Click here  Architecture Spain has the greatest variety of architecture in Europe because of it’s history.  The Moors conquered Spain in 711 and exerted a strong influence on the Spanish Architecture.  The Moor’s influence in Spain was more decorative […]

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Part 2, Icon’s of a City….Barcelona, Spain

Here we are again, I am so happy that you have returned to read Part 2, Icon’s of a City….Barcelona. Las Ramblas It is not a building, nor is it a restaurant, museum or the latest dance craze.  It is simply a a Boulevard, a street, whatever you want to call it in your language. […]

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An Island of NONE

How many islands in the World are uninhabited?  I should clarify what I mean by uninhabited, I mean with human beings?  Do you know?  I don’t know either, I would guess there are hundreds or thousands of them on our planet.  Beautiful and barren plots of land that just materialize out of the middle of […]

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Icon’s of a City….Barcelona, Spain

I have found Barcelona to be one of those Cities that begs you to come back, again and again.  It holds in it’s shadows mysteries that have yet to be uncovered, people who are just waiting to surprise you with their kindness and a beauty that is uniquely Barcelona.  It’s easy to look past the […]

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Hauntingly Beautiful Life Underwater

I have talked a lot about how travel is not always what it seems, meaning it isn’t always about packing up a bag and taking off for some exotic location.  Sometimes travel is much more than that, it’s a life’s culmination of experiences that transform you or your outlook on the future hopefully causing you […]

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Your not Finnished until you’ve been to Finland

I would like to welcome a friend and contributing writer to this Blog.  I am excited to have Julie join in  by sharing her stories…her views… I hope you will join me in welcoming her.  I also welcome all of you to share your stories here. Scott Pictures and Story by Julie Antunes I recently had […]

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Got to go to Marigot

Marigot, St. Martin If you have been reading my blog of late, especially in the last week or so, your already aware my latest adventure has taken me, family and friends to the Island of St. Maarten/St. Martin in the Caribbean.  I have written a couple stories now about this Island, if you would like […]

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1000 Places To See Before You Die

I would like to take credit for putting together a list of the 1000 places you should see before the end comes for you.  However I did not do it.  Author, Patricia Schultz has and she’s updated her fantastic travel manual by the same name, (first released in 2003) the updated, second edition has recently […]

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Top this!

Zurich, Switzerland Top 10 lists sometimes drive me mad!  They are usually so arbitrary or subjective.  I read them and wonder who decided this list, and why?  If your a regular reader of travel sites and travel blogs, or anything else on the internet there isn’t a week that goes by that someone doesn’t write […]

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The Soap Box….Again

Yes it is time again for me to mount The Soap Box.  You know the one.  Where I relieve myself of my frustrations about travel, yeah that one.  I’ve written a similar post called It was inevitable…. The Soap Box, read it here.  Although these are my opinions, my frustrations and ultimately my bitching; I am […]

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Jazzin’ it up

I often write about my trips and experiences abroad, I often forget what great places we have right here in the U.S.  Recently I had an opportunity to spend a week in Atlanta on business.  And I readily admit I don’t give Atlanta a fair shake.  I have been to Atlanta many times, well actually […]

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