adventures for the discerning traveler

 
 
 

Musings

 
  • Happy Holidays

    Happy Holidays

    Season’s Greetings! Wishing you the Happiest of Holidays! May 2018 be your best year ever, and may it include some wonderful travelling. I had a fabulous 2017 travel year. I […]

     
     
  • Local Cultures Can Be Mine Fields.

    Local Cultures Can Be Mine Fields.

    Experienced travelers will do a bit of cultural research before visiting an unfamiliar foreign country so as to avoid making a social faux pas. When visiting within our own country […]

     
     
  • Travel Alerts & Tips

    Travel Alerts & Tips

    Last fall while I was travelling through Ethiopia, large-scale protests erupted in parts of the country. Although tourists were not the target, one American was killed simply because she was […]

     
     
  • This post – quite bluntly – is a promotional one. I continue to opt not to advertise my trips but to rely on word of mouth so that my small […]