December 19, 2023
These Islands Aren’t Just for Backpackers Anymore

The South Pacific is my personal specialty, and the area is really my favorite place to visit. I’ve been all over Tahiti, and I recently had a chance to visit the Cook Islands again, for the first time since 1981. The islanders are citizens of New...

December 12, 2023
Live and Let Live at the End of the Road

So you want to get away to a tropical destination but don’t have 10-14 days available? Would rather not have to deal with international travel and walking to most attractions is ideal? Think no further than Key West. You can fly...

December 5, 2023
Disney World at Christmas

Disney World in Florida is one of my favorite places to visit, whether with my kids or without them. It is such a magical place. My most favorite time of year to visit is Christmas, that magic seems to expand tenfold!...

November 28, 2023
Scandinavia for the Introvert: How to Relax While Seeing the Sites

From lone ranger nature trips to quiet coffee shops, Scandinavia is actually one of the best places for introverts to escape the hustle and bustle of life and enjoy the little things. Encompassing Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, Scandinavia is a...

November 21, 2023
You Don’t Have to Wait 5 Minutes for Warm & Friendly

They say if you don’t like the weather in Iceland, just wait 5 minutes. And they are right! The week I was there I saw everything: sunshine, rain, sleet, snow, even a hurricane! Which is super unusual, but I was impressed...