What a Trip

Detroit: Walkable and Rideable: Part 1

In January, when the New York Times published its list of 52 places to go in 2017,  Detroit, Michigan was #9. I wasn’t surprised. Even though I’ve visited Detroit a few times, this past fall I had more of a taste of what makes Detroit a stand out destination. One of the best ways to take […]

March 15th, 2017|Travel, What a Trip|

Boracay, Philippines–Adventure and R&R

Boracay, one of the 2000 inhabited islands in the Philippines, is known for its white sand beaches, one reason why I chose this busy slice of paradise for a three day trip with my son and my dad. My son, a 14 year-old teen, is into a bit of active adventure and my dad is happy […]

August 10th, 2016|Travel, Uncategorized, What a Trip|

Book Review: A Guide to National Parks of the United States

The recently published 8th edition of National Geographic’s National Parks of the United States is a perfect companion for a road trip or for enjoying travel from the comfort of an arm chair with the foot rest up.

Covering the 59 scenic national parks in the United States’ National Park System, the guidebook serves as a nuts and […]

July 20th, 2016|Alaska, Arizona, Travel, What a Trip|