"TRAVELING - IT LEAVES YOU SPEECHLESS, THEN TURNS YOU INTO A STORYTELLER." - IBN BATTUTA
It has been a privilege to travel around the world for most of my life. What I enjoy, almost as much as traveling, is being able to share my travels with others. Whether it is answering questions about where to go, what to do or giving travel tips, the joy of travel never fades for me. I always look forward to my next trip and my bucket list just keeps getting longer! I wish you joy in all of your travels!
The W Aspen opened its doors in August of 2019. It is parked at the corner of E Durant Avenue and S Spring Street, previously occupied by the Sky Hotel. It offers 88 rooms, along with 11 W- branded residences, and the room types are both unique and atypical. Room types range from tiered beds, … W ASPEN – A MODERN TWIST ON THE TRADITIONAL CHALET Read More »
W ASPEN – A MODERN TWIST ON THE TRADITIONAL CHALET
Per Ranker,?Arizona is ranked sixth in the U.S. for the best hiking trails. From?the Grand Canyon to Sedona to Phoenix, there are over 1,300?trails to choose from to satisfy your hiking appetite. The climate?and terrain vary as much as your hiking choices so do some?homework if you are new to Arizona hiking. WHERE TO START … ARIZONA RANKS IN THE TOP TEN FOR HIKING TRAILS Read More »
ARIZONA RANKS IN THE TOP TEN FOR HIKING TRAILS
With the Arizona heat, the lockdowns and the lack of travel related work right now, both myself and my family needed a respite. A road trip to Cody, Wyoming was the destination. THE PLANNED DRIVING ROUTE Driving gave us the opportunity to stop and sightsee along the way and flexibility in our schedule. The chosen … COVID ROAD TRIP – DESTINATION: WYOMING Read More »
COVID ROAD TRIP – DESTINATION: WYOMING
Aspen is known for its premier skiing but Aspen blossoms in the summer with an abundance of festivals, events and outdoor activity. Check out the Aspen Chamber site for a calendar of events, recommended itineraries and activity options (https://aspenchamber.org). WHERE TO START Start at the base of Aspen Mountain. From here either take the Gondola … Aspen in the Summer Read More »
Aspen in the Summer
Cabourg is a seaside town located to the east of the 5 Normandy Landing Beaches. If you are looking to entwine a trip with history, beauty and the 5 Landing Beaches, Cabourg is a perfect home base. If you travel via D35 to N13, the trip from Cabourg to the farthest beach, Utah Beach, is … Cabourg and the 5 Normandy Landing Beaches Read More »
Cabourg and the 5 Normandy Landing Beaches
Two days in Weimar isn’t enough. Known for its famous writers, composers and artists, Weimar offers plenty of museums and cultural experiences. The Market Square, the heart of town, is buzzing with activities, from theater groups to food vendors and local artisans. WHERE TO START The Town Hall, Lucas Cranach House, Tourist Information Center (Markt … Weimar, Germany, an Unexpected Surprise Read More »
Weimar, Germany, an Unexpected Surprise
Why we travel
We travel to get away, spend time with our families, to have new experiences and create new memories. Some of us travel for work and some travel as a means of escaping the daily grind. Whatever your reason for travel, enjoy both the journey and the destination.
benefits of travel
The more you travel, the more you realize how much we all have in common. I have met amazing, generous people during my travels who have kindly shared their time, knowledge and city with me.