I like to read book set in the location of my upcoming travels. And with Cuba scheduled for January, I started Half Past Noon in Cuba by Maximiliano Febles. I am just a few chapters in…so far it is delightful. “A breathtaking story of a family in the midst of chaos, struggling with all … More Reading: Half Past Noon in Cuba
I writing this for my friend Tonya and anyone else who might be planning a trip to the Big Apple. Please enjoy the city for all the amazing beauty, the architecture, the diversity, the history, the art and its charm. Manhattan is my favorite city. I have thousands more to visit. Thus far; New York … More Oh the Joy of New York City!
One of the things I like to do is to catch up on movies and books set or filmed in my travel destination. There were so much history and of course there have been countless things written and produced centered around our nation’s capital and history. Here’s a list of some movies…some are historic in … More Movies set or filmed in Washington D.C.
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing is a monstrous building just a half block south of the Washington Monument, on 14th Street here in D.C. When I contacted California Senator, Barbara Boxer to request a White House tour for the time my mom is joining me for my stay in Washington D.C., they offered up … More What I didn’t learn on the Bureau of Engraving and Printing tour today
Long term travel, traveling for months or years, may seem like an impossible dream. Honestly it is not as unattainable as you might think. I began my journey a few weeks back – and I expect to post again on this topic. In the meantime, here are some things to think about. The first step … More How is Long-Term Travel Possible?
My first WWOOFing experience was @ Annie’s place in Garrison, New York. Although I have written about my first few days with Annie, let me share some highlights. Annie describes her farm as a “gentleman’s farm” – a farm that is mainly for pleasure rather than for profit. Which is an accurate description –it is … More WWOOFING @ Annie’s
Travel should get you outside your comfort zone. That’s where all the learning happens! “A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there”. -Anonymous I have thirteen rules or things that I like to do when I travel. If you can do these 13-things you will find that you truly got to … More 13 Things I Do When I Travel