Sometimes it is difficult to choose what to pack and what to leave home. Electronic devices can add tremendously to the enjoyment of your trip. Unfortunately, they can also add a lot to the weight you have to carry around. Here’s a look at what devices are available and how to decide which ones deserve a […]
Posts from March 2016
Quote of the Week – 25 March 2016
“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” Anita Desai Although we were only in Brussels for a short time, I feel; a connection. When tragedy happens, like did earlier this week, it quickly becomes real.
Highlights of London
Highlights of London If you’d love to travel to a foreign country or city, but are concerned about the language barrier, go to London. There are many advantages to visiting a country where you can understand everything and London is a great choice. With so many things to see and do in London, I can only cover […]
Quote of the Week – 18 March 2016
“Every day I discover more and more beautiful things. It’s enough to drive one mad. I have such a desire to do everything, my head is bursting with it.” Claude Monet
Finding a Travel Deal – You Can Do It, Too!
If you read my post last week, you know that my daughter found a great travel deal for our family. Many of you were excited for us; some expressed how you would like to get a similar deal. Well, you can! Today I’m going to share a few ways that my family and I get great […]
Quote of the Week – 11 March 2016
“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” Helen Keller
Want to Go to Japan?
Update: I wrote about our trip in three separate posts: Enjoying Japanese Cuisine; Tokyo’s Gardens, Temples, and Shrines; and From Tsukigi (fish) and Yazawaya (yarn) – Shopping in Tokyo. I’ve always wondered what it would be like to purchase one of the super discount fares that I’ve seen advertised – the kind where if […]
Quote of the Week – 4 March 2016
“You’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So… get on your way!” Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go! In honor of Theodor Seuss Geisel, born March 2, 1904.
Munich City Center – Yarn Shops & Other Attractions
You can see where my priorities lie – whenever I visit a new city, the yarn shops rate just a little higher than the other attractions. Munich was no different. I’ll take you on a little tour: Tourists gather at the Marionplatz or Mary’s Plaza, at the very heart of Munich. It would be easy […]