• Reasons to Visit Seattle

    14 Reasons To Visit Seattle – The Emerald City

    The Space Needle is the most iconic and recognizable feature of the Seattle skyline. For this reason alone, most first-time Seattle visitors have this site on their list of must-see places. But do you know about the Seattle Center? Designed, along with the Space Needle, initially for the 1962 World Fair, it has remained a relevant and prominent Seattle spot.

  • A Year Without Travel

    Thoughts On 2020 – A Year Without Travel

    Our plans last year had us taking our first Transatlantic Cruise. Sailing from Fort Lauderdale to Copenhagen with stops in the Azores, Brest and Cherbourg France, and Skagen Denmark. Instead, we spent the last year following “stay at home” orders like many of you.

  • World-Famous Gardens - Boboli Gardens

    9 Beautiful World-Famous Gardens

    Do you love walking through massive formal gardens on huge estates, pretending you are one of the privileged ones who live there? Fortunately for most of us, many of these large estates are now open to the public. For a usually small admission price (necessary to cover the cost of maintaining these gems), anyone can stroll through the mazes, rose…