The street dogs of Old Havana and Vedado where most tourists can be found wandering are for the most part in better physical condition and fare better in their interactions with people than in countries facing similar economic conditions.
Fall is wondrous time in nature and evokes many memories full of colors and smells that come only in that season which separates Winter and Summer, and makes the transition so enjoyable. Yet, many think of Fall as a time not so resplendent in the Rockies. The Rockies – Fall is just ……
In a van, we rode 30 miles out to a remote village. I held my hand out the window as I gazed at the landscape so confused to see that just a short ride out, beautifully lined buildings and gorgeous architectured homes had begun to vanish.
On a recent trip to Peru I was given the opportunity to take a 9 hour hike over the Ipsay Pass (around 15,000 feet above sea level) from Hucahuasi to Patacancha, something I will never regret.
Standing on the dock of the lake in northern Ontario nature put on a show that captured your eye and took your breathe away. Over the course of perhaps a half an hour the sky went from pinks and blues and mauves to fiery yellows and orange and red. It was spectacular to watch.
Cakebread Cellars, one of the great Napa Valley estate wineries, celebrated the 10th anniversary of their most premium label Dancing Bear Ranch with the release of their 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon, a vintage receiving 99 points from wine critic Robert Parker
When you hear the word, what first comes into your minds eye? Try it now – say Paradise and close your eyes to see what your mind conjures up as Paradise. What is Paradise? Biblically, the Garden of Eden was Paradise , until after the Fall. “Heaven region – state of supreme bliss”(Oxford Dictionary)
Japan’s southern main island of Kyushu tends to be off the international travelers map because of its distance from the popular destinations of Kyoto and Tokyo. For those who do make it to Kyushu the hot spring towns of Beppu and Yufuin and the dramatic landscape of Mt. Aso are well worth the trip.
Icon in this day has several meanings. Originally an Icon was a “thing” regarded as a representative symbol of something. Today an Icon is best known as a small picture on a computer screen that represents a program. Additionally, Icon is also known now as a person who is admired and very successful.
An hour north of Milwaukee lies a Great Lakes vacation region that has been off the radar for much of the rest of the country.