Travel Destination Reviews

Istanbul

Istanbul is a world class city that curious travelers should explore and savor.  The city is busy as population has exploded in recent years.  It is a popular vacation spot for Europeans.  I felt both safe and welcome. If you have a limited...

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Amsterdam

What can I say about a city that has the Van Gogh Museum, The Ryksmuseum, the Red Light District and is tolerant of Marijuana???  I can only say one thing “watch out for the bicycles.” This is a fascinating and very diverse city.  Many of the...

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Charleston, the Belle of the South

Charleston has been voted as the number one US city for the third year in a row by Conde Nast Travelers.  After my visit in late February, I can certainly see why.  Temps in the mid-60s, blue skies and delicious sight-gawking makes this a dream...

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St. Augustine, Florida

The oldest city in the United States is charming and an architectural delight.  The history is fascinating.  One of the best ways to get a feel for this city is on one of the many trolley tours.  If you don’t get off, the full loop is about...

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Port Canaveral‏

Port Canaveral is 46 miles from the Orlando airport.  With toll stops, allow at least 60 minutes from the airport to the pier.  Alternatively you may want to consider Melbourne (25 miles) or Sanford (62 miles) airports. Most passengers opt to fly...

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Kauai Hawaii 2013

Recently, my husband and I traveled to the Garden Isle of Hawaii, Kauai.  Mt Waialeale, the heart of the ancient volcano is located on Kauai.  This is the wettest spot on earth, with an average rainfall of 450-500 inches annually.  It is a...

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Wilson Kansas

Firmly planted in the heartland is a small town that is steeped in traditions of hard work and family values. Wide paved streets, vintage buildings and well kept lawns show a town with both personal and civic pride. Housing varies from a few...

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