Category: Travel

Why travel to South Africa?  It is a game changer.

Why travel to South Africa? It is a game changer.

South Africa: A Game Changer The transformative impact that a trip to South Africa has on travelers can be googled.  For me, visiting Cape Town and Kruger National Park (outside of Hoedspruit, Limpopo, South Africa) made me realize how insignificant I am on the world stage.  Realizing human beings are just part of the ecosystem […]

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Paso Robles Wine Country Guide- my way.

Paso Robles Wine Country Guide- my way.

Three days in Paso Robles wine country on California’s central coast begs the question – why have I waited so long to see the rolling hills, the patch-work land patterns, and the diversity of wines?  With over 250 wineries opening their doors and 33,000 vineyard acres planted, the choices are yours to make.  Just get […]

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London in less than 36 hours, then Cape Town

London in less than 36 hours, then Cape Town

Why London? Planning our first trip to South Africa,  London became our stopover/connecting city.  One of the world’s greatest cities, a cosmopolitan melting pot with so many neighborhoods, so much charm, so much history and a center of influence.  Of course, it is a hub for British Airways – all that said, there were plenty […]

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And, so this is real Cuba!

And, so this is real Cuba!

Havana offers us a glimpse into its past, the present and possibilities for the future!  Last week,  along with four seasoned travelers, I journeyed to this city – full of museums, architectural wonders, artists studios, galleries, valleys and urban landscapes to whisper,  “I missed you – I’m back” for a second time! Our first five […]

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The Perfect Destination for Culture Vultures: Croatia

The Perfect Destination for Culture Vultures: Croatia

Discover Croatia and see why everyone is talking about the magnificent Dalmatian coastline with her beautiful islands, historic Old Towns and crystal clear bays. Find yourself immersed in history as you walk Dubrovnik’s fortified city walls, sample idyllic island life in Hvar and see why Roman emperor Diocletian chose Split to build his UNECO listed […]

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A Holiday Guide for that Special Photographer by Geoff Livingston

A Holiday Guide for that Special Photographer by Geoff Livingston

As a member of the DC Focused Group on Facebook, I am sharing a fellow member’s article, entitled “A Holiday Guide for that Special Photographer by Geoff Livingston. Not only is Geoff a talented photographer, he has written a top notch article! A Holiday Buying Guide for that Special Photographer  

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Heading to Savannah? Perry Lane Hotel has you covered on all fronts!

Heading to Savannah? Perry Lane Hotel has you covered on all fronts!

Long weekends are good for the soul, relationships, exhaling and discovery.  On this trip, my second one to Savannah (with my BFF), we set our sights on the Perry Lane Hotel, Luxury Collection, which is in perfect proximity to the historic district of Savannah.  Perry Lane Hotel.  Priorities!!! Location of Perry Lane Hotel Location, location, and […]

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Hitting the pause button at Mii Amo, Destination Spa, Sedona, AZ

Hitting the pause button at Mii Amo, Destination Spa, Sedona, AZ

Self-care is the most important “best practice” we give ourselves.  However, life gets in the way, big-time; We’ve  become so busy with our to-do lists, responsibilities, and obligations that we’ve forgotten who drives the bus. Need to hit the pause button? Time for reclaiming your own life?  Reframe your focus and consider Mii Amo, Destination Spa […]

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Five Nights in Havana and Two Nights in Vinales, Cuba: Join me now!

Five Nights in Havana and Two Nights in Vinales, Cuba: Join me now!

Love art? Join me for five nights in Havana and two nights in Vinales, Cuba on February 15th through February 23, 2019.   Havana is full of art and each piece tells its own story! Just under a one hour flight from Miami, enjoy a private tour of Old Havana.  Wander the streets, enjoy a coffee, […]

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Ballston Therapeutic Massage: Schedule your massage now!

Ballston Therapeutic Massage: Schedule your massage now!

East meets West Ten years and counting, Ballston Therapeutic Massage remains the best therapeutic massage treatment in the DMV (District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia). Lily Liu and Oliva Davison, are talented professionals, specializing in myofascial release, trigger point, and deep tissue massage therapy. Olivia Davison shares that “Most of my therapists are from China […]

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