Tag Archives: Travel

Amalfi Lemon’s are so Divine

Without a doubt one of my favorite places in the World.  If you have followed me or read a post or two you already know my feelings about Italy and specifically the Amalfi Coast.  I am excited to get back there this May for my annual trip.  In the meantime, I wanted to share this […]

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The price of Victory

Berlin’s Siegessäule – Victory Column – is another of Berlin’s monuments that has reinvented itself through the ages – from symbol of Prussian military victory in the 19th century to a favourite tourist spot today. As US Presidential candidate, Barack Obama chose the Siegessäule as the alternative spot to the Brandenburg Gate for his speech […]

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6 Travel tips you need right now!

Travel can be fun, emotional, rewarding and frustrating.  I have a little experience with travel, in fact I have been keeping track of my travel for the past 10 years now and when I look back there has been a whole lot of packing going on. 625 trips 1953 days on the road (yikes, that […]

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Murdered Jews of Europe

That is a strong title, I know.  I thought of many other titles, but settled on the facts.   The Truth is the Best in this case.  Millions and Millions of people were murdered by Hitler’s German Riech.  The majority of those were from the Jewish Population throughout Central and Eastern Europe.  Although The Jewish people […]

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The euro is tumbling again and analysts are talking about parity with the dollar – Business Insider

I have been saying this for quite a while now, if you have ever thought of traveling to Europe but felt the costs to vacation there were just too high.  Now may be the time to make those plans.  In fact it is quite possible to see parity between the dollar and the Euro which […]

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Super Bowl XLIX travel guide: What to eat, see and do in Phoenix – More Sports – SI.com

Are any of you planning to visit Arizona and Glendale for the Upcoming Super Bowl XLIX?  Well you may want some advice of what to do, see and where to eat.  Sports Illustrated has the comprehensive list just waiting for you.  And we are waiting for you as well. Super Bowl XLIX travel guide: What […]

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The most ancient Church in the World

There is no shortage of Churches and Basilica’s in and around Rome.  But there are only a few that command the attention of visitors.  St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican of course are the first to see.  After visiting the Vatican (which isn’t in Rome, it’s in Vatican City), it is easy to just forget […]

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Fishing for beauty in Italy

I am not sure what it is about me, but I am always fascinated with things most people might look past.  The beautiful colors of a building, the curve of a road, stairs that go on for ever etc.  I have 100’s of photo’s of Arches and Stairs/Steps in Italy.  To me there is something fascinating […]

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A Tale of two views

I have gushed and gushed and gushed yet some more over the beauty of the Amalfi Coast in Italy.  I thought instead of simply gushing and coming across so verbose regarding my love for the Amalfi Coast.  I would simply share two photos I took not even 24 hours apart.  One at sunset and one […]

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The Next Adventure…. so it begins

Ahhh Italy, the land of culture, art, history, religion and Amore.  Just the thought of going to Italy gets me excited.  It is by far my favorite destination.   I love the people I have encountered over the years, I love the food and the simplicity of a clean Mediterranean meal on the coast.  I […]

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Belgium’s Street Food is AWESOME!

I consider myself a bit of a Foodie.  You know those people who don’t just eat, they analyze their foods, break down how the food was prepared and isolate the different components that make it so special.  And at some point in the future, I do my best to duplicate it.  That sounds like a lot […]

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What makes Europe so special

One of my most favorite things about cities throughout Europe are the Street Performers.  I have written about them many times in Madrid, Barcelona, Paris and even in Rome.  But I must say that this video just gives me goosebumps when I watch it.  Watching it also makes me long for a trip to just […]

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Antigua and the Baile de la Conquista

When traveling around the world what excites you the most? Is it the art of the region or maybe the architecture of the buildings around you, the people or maybe it’s the food.  I love all of that stuff too, but what really excites me is the culturally significant events that various people around the […]

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A Colorful Journey… Beautiful Santa Fe

So often my domestic travels take me to beautiful places throughout the United States, but rarely do I travel domestically for pleasure.  It seems it’s always for work and we all know what happens when you travel that way.  It’s difficult to enjoy and really experience the location you’ve traveled to.  Not this time, this […]

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