A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Laozi (Lao Tzu
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This park on an escarpment, south of Albany NY, has beautiful views any time of the year but I like the autumn views the best.
My husband & I have cruised to Bermuda several times. The first time was out honeymoon, many years ago. The islands are beautiful. I love the pastel colored, white roofed houses, the brilliant colored flowers & the beaches. We usually rent a moped to tour around.
Last year I took a wonderful trip out West with college friends. We went to Mount Rushmore, the Tetons, Yellowstone, Devil’s Tower, Crazy Horse & more. We visited gift shops at these places & I found small printed panels. There were photos of the National Parks on fabric. I had never seen those before. I […]
My husband & I love to spend a weekend in the Finger Lakes any time of year. We usually go to Seneca Lake although we have gone to others as well. Sometimes we go alone & sometimes with our children and their significant others. The lake, the hills, the wines are all glorious. There are […]
Small bit of rural beauty in Naperville, Illinois. Lots of wild flowers. Take a walk here! You’ll be glad you did.
Established in 1652 as the third settlement in the Dutch colony of New Netherland, an active participant in the American Revolution, and a major river-port during New York’s 19th-century canal and steamboat era, Kingston boasts a history that spans over 300 years. Kingston was the first capital of New York State. Each house has charming […]
I took these photos of the Tetons while rafting on the Snake River in September 2012. It is amazingly beautiful.
America’s Largest Home 250 room Biltmore House; Historic Gardens; Winery; 8,000 acres of Blue Ridge Mountain Beauty Tours, Dining, Shopping; Wine Tasting; Holiday events
Seneca Falls, NY A beautiful wetlands area for waterfowl and wetland dependent wildlife. The refuge provides resting, feeding and nesting habitat. It is situated in one of the most active flight lanes in the Atlantic Flyway. There are also wooded areas and grasslands. Bald eagles & Osprey are among the birds there. Other animals include: […]
Chicago Just took a weekend trip to Chicago: walked the Magnificent Mile; saw the Old Water Tower & had drinks in the Signature Room of the Hancock Tower. The Signature Room had wonderful views and there is no fee to go up. Of course, the drinks & snacks are not inexpensive. The Old Water Tower was built in 1869 and […]