Dazzling Dubrovnik

My visit to Croatia was beyond my wildest dreams. I’d heard about the old town charm of Dubrovnik, I’d seen the picturesque crystal clear waters of the Plitvices Lakes and I’d read about the great food, wine and culture of Croatia but what I experienced was way more magical than I had expected. If you […]

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Bahamian Catamaran Adventure – Sailing the Abacos Islands

This winter I chartered a cabin on a 62 Foot Lagoon Catamaran with Dream Yacht Charters. Our itinerary for the week was sailing through the Abacos Islands in the Bahamas. The islands are slightly Northeast of Miami. The main airport is Marsh Harbor (MHH). Our mode of transportation was a 2015 Lagoon 62 Foot Catamaran […]

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Martinique Winter Escape

If you’re looking to take advantage of Norwegian Airlines’s fare deals from New York to Martinique here are some tips and observations from my recent New Year’s Eve trip. TIPS 1. You’ll need a car. There’s no Uber or Lyft, taxis are expensive and buses are hard to figure out schedule wise. Driving in Martinique […]

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Beach Escape: Roses, Spain

On my recent trip to Spain I opted to visit the beach town of Roses in Costa Brava instead of the beaches of Barcelona. Costa Brava has a much more laid back vibe compared to the city beaches of Barcelona and Roses was a great choice as it was easy to get to and close […]

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On The Midnight Train to Guilin (May 2012)

After kicking it in Kunming for 3 days we moved on to Guilin. We took an overnight train from Kunming to Quilin which took about 17 hours. On this train the highest class was the “hard sleeper”. It was pretty posh with the beds already made and really comfy linens. There were 6 beds to […]

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