Tag Archives: Adventure Travel

Where in the World?

It’s time again to play our favorite Game, Where in the World?  Thats right, it’s the game where you name the location of the picture below.  If you have been reading this blog for anytime, then some of these pictures will be familiar to you.  They have all been included in posts sine early June, […]

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Zip. Zip.

Zip. Zip. Fizz. Fizz?  No, Zip. Zip. Zip Line Canopy River Tours.  Have you done it before?  If you have not; then you are most definitely missing something.  I was a bit unnerved to do this the first time, I am not too keen on flying through the air while hanging from a thin cable.  But […]

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Day 5 – The Greatest Vacation…..so far

Beep. Beep. Beep. Beep Ok, this is really turning into a hate-hate relationship, I must stop planning things to happen in the morning. Me, trying to make a deal, the town of Urubamba I have been waiting for this day, for a long time.  Today we go River Rafting down the Urubamba River.  A quick […]

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Miss Travel? It’s not what you think

Most of you know I travel nearly every week.  When I do have those rare times when I am not on the road for a week or so, someone always wants to know if I miss traveling.  Usually the answer is NO.  When you do it so much and for business as opposed to pleasure […]

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What a Wonderful World

Sometimes I forget how wonderful a world it really is.  I often go back and thumb through photographs that I have taken over the years, in all the wonderful places i’ve visited.   I am by nature attracted to color and nature.  Sometimes I wish I could just travel around the world taking photographs of […]

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What type of flyer are you?

And more importantly, why? This week I traveled to Chicago, I like Chicago, it’s a shame I couldn’t have stayed longer, the city is always alive, full of energy, don’t worry Chicago, I’ll be back.   While at the airport I was struck, and again sitting on the plane as to all the different types […]

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Pirates of the Caribbean

Beach on Pigeon Island National Park Pirates, Pirates, Pirates, they are all over the news.  However, those are bad pirates, my story today is about good pirates.  Me to be exact!  My story begins with a trip to St. Lucia in the Caribbean.  We have been to St. Marrten and St. Barths (briefly) and decided […]

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Saving Cinque Terre, Italy

I believe I have made it abundantly clear that Italy is my favorite country to visit.  In fact I intend to one day retire there and live the good life.  So I was upset to hear of the devastation that was visited upon Cinque Terre.  An absolutely beautiful coastal village, made up of 5 towns […]

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Travel Adventures, when bad decisions turn worse

I readily admit that I am not a huge Adventure Traveler, I have had a few good adventures though.  Luckily those decision have not ended horribly bad and I have not regretted any of those decisions.  But other people have made decisions that would include some adventures on their vacations, and for those people it […]

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Sex and Thin Walls

I thought that title might get your attention.  And there is no bait and switch here, I am going to talk about sex and thin walls.  Come on, most of you have been there, right?  Well maybe not the sex part, but surely the thin walls.  Your staying in a hotel, you’ve settled into your […]

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For the love of Paris, take a cruise

I recently wrote about a short trip to Paris, one of my favorite places in the world.  I am sure I’m not alone.  When I say a short trip I am talking about being in the city for about 72 hours, so what do you do in that short amount of time?  Well if you […]

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Travel of a different kind…..

I feel as though I may be having a mini mid life crisis.  I believe I have already had a major one many years ago, I don’t know if your allowed to have another major one, so it will just have to be a mini one.  So what does someone do about it?  I want […]

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Ooh La La, Dining Parisian Style

Ahhh Paris, I do love this city.  I love it even more after spending a few days eating my way through it.  I think one of the real beauties of Paris is that you can spend as little or as much as you like on your culinary experience while you’re here.  After Airfare and Hotels […]

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Are all Airfares, AirFAIR?

There used to be a time when you called the Airline’s to research ticket prices and make your reservations you could actually talk to a live human being.  Over the last 10 years and the push to online service by Airlines, sadly that human experience is missing, it’s also been difficult to know exactly how […]

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