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Getting My Christmas On In Dublin

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Postcard from Dublin! I spent 2 wonderful days in Dublin, but first I just wanted to share the gorgeous Christmas lights that were all over the city. No matter where...
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Driving through Tuscany to Cittá del Tufa

I elected to take the long route from Siena to Pitigliano, driving along the smaller, secondary roads in rural Tuscany rather than taking the highway most of the way. It...
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LA Diary: Downtown & Griffith Observatory

I would describe myself as quite the book lover, so The Last Bookstore in downtown LA was very high on my list to visit when I was in the city....
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LA Diary: Hollywood & Venice

I was only going to be in the States for 9 days, starting in Los Angeles and then driving up north to San Francisco via the famous Highway 1. Los...
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Falling for Rome, Over Again

Ah, Rome! I like you very, very much. Why? Because of the broad, airy streets with tall, stately houses; because everywhere you turn there’s a statue, a church, a gigantic...
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Gems of Tuscany: San Gimignano & Siena

Driving out of Florence wasn’t as scary as I thought it would be – it is an Italian city after all – but there wasn’t much traffic and the roads were...

Horseback Riding in Glenorchy, New Zealand

Traveling through New Zealand I had a few absolute, don’t care about the cost, will not go home without it, must do’s. One of them was renting a helicopter for...