Destinations

Basel-Christmas

Christmas in Basel

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

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

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...
Peles-Castle

Peles Castle is a Romanian Treasure

I love castles!  I love palaces too! Peles Castle in Romania feels like a palace.  I love to gaze at all the beautiful museum quality ‘stuff’ and imagine myself...
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...
Mission Street Art

San Francisco Street Art and Tacos

The Mission District was once predominately Latino but in recent years it has become popular with the dot.com crowd. In fact, Mark Zuckerman lives in the area. ...