I literally get hundreds of emails a day, three quarters of which I trash before evening opening. In hindsight, I probably shouldn’t have signed up for all those freebie websites and “how to become rich” newsletters.
I will be the first to admit that I have been at the airport checking in my luggage when the airline attendant informed me that my bags were overweight — exactly 1.2 pounds over the 50 pound limit. What do you do?
I was eternally on the hunt for the perfect backpack, one that will take me from hiking an active volcano to going on an African safari to comfortably carrying all my technology while traveling by plane. Something that wasn't too petite, nor one that would make me topple over.
When I am not traveling, one day a week my husband and I try to spend quality time together doing something close to our Northern California home. This date day, affectionately referred to as Wednesday Funday, typically includes a new experience and a check off my bucket list. What a big surprise.
Make a real difference, live for free, and experience local culture in a remarkable way by giving your greatest assets: your time, brain, and heart. Here is the story of [...]
This past weekend I was home from traveling and it had been one of the most incredible. On Friday night, the husband and I had attended one of our best friends [...]
My 40,000+ travel photos are all neatly stored on an external hard drive that is attached to me like a limb. Often times, hours are spent flipping through these pictures on my [...]
Peter and I are not romantic. Cute, yes. Romantic? Not so much. In our 20 years together there has never been rose petals sprinkled on the bed, feeding each other [...]
I am an avid reader. It is one of the best ways to pass the time while traveling. Between all the airports, trains and planes, distractions are a necessity. My tastes [...]
Tour the Grand Canal of Venice. The Grand Canal is the main waterway in Venice in Northern Italy and this is one of the stunning views you will see from the [...]