European Destinations for a Romantic Long-Weekend Away

You’ve arrived at part three of a four-part series of romantic places to visit for a long weekend away. As the title indicates, this segment focuses on places in Europe for you and your sweetheart to escape for a bit of romance. Whether you are seeking a European city stay…

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Getting Fit for Travel After Three Hip Surgeries

Fitness is not one of my typical blog themes. I’m not even sure how related to travel it is. However, if we aren’t fit for travel our adventures can become impossible or at least significantly compromised. Therefore, I hope you will forgive me the liberties of posting what may be…

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The Ultimate Gift Guide for Travelers – 2018 Edition

‘Tis the season for the gathering of family and friends, holiday cheer and gift-giving. As wonderful as all that is, finding the perfect gift can prove to be a real challenge, especially when shopping for rootless. If there is someone on your gift list who travels frequently you might find…

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Spend a Long Weekend in Memphis

When I was accepted to attend BlogHouse Memphis, I was delighted that the organizers accepted my application. However, I have to admit that I was less excited about the Bluff City. Not that I would turn down a trip anywhere but I thought of Memphis as a Nashville knock-off. But…

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10 Things You Don’t Know About Tijuana

While you may have an image in your mind of Tijuana, there are things you likely have all wrong about this city. Let’s face it the picture painted by the media and Hollywood of Tijuana can be grim. In many ways, this is simply inaccurate.  Tijuana is no longer a…

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Where to Eat, Stay and Play in Rosarito

I first visited Rosarito, a delightful beach community about an hour south of San Diego in 2016. This is how I described it then: “This town has all the makings of a great little Spring Break town, likely because it was exactly that prior to the economic collapse of 2008. However,…

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