Planning a cross-country trip for next summer. Fifty Nifty United States and all that (although, I sigh, Hawaii and Alaska are off the table). So tell me, where should my […]
What kind of a garden is fit for the gods? Apparently this one, a collection of jagged red rocks that rise from the valley near Pikes Peak. And no wonder! […]
The tour really does offer lovely moments for those who are remembering their own history or learning something about Charm City as the boat plies through the waters of the Baltimore harbor.
An earthquake rattled the pretty town of Christchurch back in 2011. Although it looked at first as if there was little damage, in fact, some 1,700 buildings had to be […]
First off, one visit is not enough. The Ferry Building, which really is a terminal for some of the multitude of ferries that cross San Francisco Bay, is also home […]
Bridges never fail to thrill me. They are engineering marvels. They are the work of strong and brave people. Their beauty inspires poets, painters and dreamers. And they take me […]
Something draws me to the Alamo when I’m in San Antonio. I can’t stay away. Ever since my first visit sometime in the 1980s, I have found myself not only […]