China Day 3 – Lama Temple and a Wild Rickshaw Ride

Pass through the Lama Temple Gates out of the bustle of Beijing. The Quiet is Intoxicating. A reflective, beautiful place. 85 Tibetan Monks live and worship here. Frigid with Brisk Winds from the West. Typical Beijing in January. We are Filled with Wonder and Enlightenment. And Frozen Solid. Next Stop..the HuTong Rickshaw Tour of Old […]

Thomas Edison and Henry Ford and Florida, Oh My

The Next Time You venture to Ft. Myers, Florida, there are two fabulous homes You Must Visit. The Winter Estates of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford. Neighbors with Star Power. Yes.  Those Guys.  Powerhouse Innovative Inventors of the 20th Century. Electricity and Cars.  Where would the 21st Century be without them? I appreciate all that… But it’s […]

Wild West Main Street Durango

And To Think That I Saw It on Main Street. Durango.  Colorado. At 6800 feet above sea level, Durango sits high in the Rockies. Lightheadedness ensues to those not acclimated.  Like Me. It is a ski destination for many.  But this weekend, there was Not a Snowflake in Sight. No Worries.  Everyone Skipped the Slopes […]

A Brooklyn Brownstone of One’s Own

Brooklyn, New York. Jokes are Thrown Around About Brooklyn.  But Who Cares. Those in the Know, Know.   Brooklyn is the Best Kept Secret. It’s a Wondrous Place and the Perfect Jumping Off Spot to See All of NYC. Great, Fast Subway Lines Connect Brooklyn to Manhattan. Moonstruck – A Brooklyn Classic is Alive and Well. […]

Fly with Google Maps

VRBO is a Wonderful Way to Find the Perfect Vacation Spot for Your Family Vacation Rentals By Owner We Love to Go With VRBO and We’ve Put Together Many Fun Trips on a Budget. But Flying with Google Maps is the Best Way to Get the VRBO Pick Just Right. I Love the Google Maps’ […]