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Stained glass window representing holiday banquet in chapel of Cowles Hall

Finding Mark Twain in Elmira New York: The Birthplace of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn

If you love Mark Twain and his writings, have I got a town for you. Located in the picturesque Southern

Diocletian Apartments roof terrace view

Twenty-four hours in Split, Croatia – History, Food and Sea

When my Australian friends said they would be in Split, Croatia, before the start of their sailing holiday, they said,

Ginger and Sea Bands to avoid motion sickness

Take the Sickness out of Motion Sickness

Sea sickness, car sickness, air sickness…all the same cause, all the same feelings…yuck. And if you are like me and

Malecon of La Paz

Journey to La Paz: Magical Paradise in Baja Mexico

Once upon a time famous author John Steinbeck fell in love with a magnificent relaxed breezy Baja Mexican seaside port

Clementines in the Nazareth Market

Old Markets of Nazareth and Jerusalem: An Unconventional Way to Discover the Heart of These Iconic Cities

On the surface, Israel appears to be a land where three major religions and their accompanying cultures collide. It is

And They're Off at Saratoga Race Course

Saratoga Race Course – Where Bygone Eras are Welcomed Home Once More

Wandering along Broadway in Saratoga Springs, New York, can be a memorable experience any time of year. But, it’s during

Boathouse on Seneca Lake Watkins Glen NY

24 Hours in Watkins Glen, New York: A Sensory Adventure Awaits in This Vibrant Finger Lakes Town

Approximately mid-way between New York City and Niagara Falls lie the Finger Lakes. And along the shore of Seneca Lake,

Two White Faced Ibis, Cattle Egret, Tricolored Heron

Lake Charles: A Feast for the Senses

It’s no secret that Louisiana is bursting with exotic flare. A hearty helping of French history, sprinkled with Caribbean flavors,

Pioneer Museum main entrance Fredericksburg Texas

Fredericksburg: Flowers, War, Wine and Angels Above the Creek

As the old saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” How wonderful that my trip to Fredericksburg, in the heart

Children playing in Guadalajara

Six Reasons to Spend a Day in Guadalajara Mexico

French novelist Gustave Flaubert once said, “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the