Destinations

Haight Ashbury San Francisco things to do

Haight Ashbury: Peace and Love Revisited

It’s the Summer of Loves 50th Anniversary! That’s right, it has been 50 years since the flower children gathered on the corner of Haight Ashbury seeking peace a...
Muir Woods National Monument California Redwood Forest

Muir Woods: California’s Emerald Forest

Muir Woods National Monument is 240 acres of protected Redwoods. The land was purchased by William Kent in 1905 and donated to the Federal Government. It became...
Sausalito California

Postcards from Sausalito California

Sausalito is a seaside town directly across from San Francisco with amazing views of the Bay, Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. The town is full of artists and c...
Basel Switzerland

Christmas in Basel Switzerland

Basel (Boz-ul) is the third largest city in Switzerland and has a lot to offer. It is a cultural center and is well known for its museums, theater and music.  B...
Brasov Romania Transylvania things to do

Brasov Romania: Things to See, Do and Eat

Brasov Romania has a well preserved medieval old town and is a popular tourist destination in Transylvania. The Council Square consists of the Town Hall, a larg...
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley is Full of Beautiful Extremes

I have drove across California’s Mojave Desert many times on my way to Las Vegas. It’s a horrible drive. I complain the whole time. At some point I will say: “I...
Lodi California Wine Country

Loving Lodi California Wine Country

Lodi California Wine Country is 1.5 hours east of San Francisco in the San Joaquin Valley. Credence Clearwater Rival wrote a song about Lodi and Sons of Anarchy...