Grateful Travel Moments

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday here in the States, I’ve been thinking about how fortunate I have been to see as much of the world as I have.  My … Continue Reading →


European Baked Goods and Where to Find Them

There is something appealing to me about sitting in a European café or tea shop enjoying an afternoon coffee and pastry, taking in the multi-lingual conversations at the nearby tables.  … Continue Reading →

Tea at the Moana

Aloha, Honolulu!

My father was born in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1919.  The only hotel in Waikiki was the Moana Surfrider and it would be 8 more years before the Royal Hawaiian was … Continue Reading →

Starry Night on the Rhone, Arles

Van Gogh in France

I usually start out on a trip with one or two specific things I want to do or see and the rest of the journey evolves as I go along. … Continue Reading →