Vacationing in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Once the winter season is upon us, we look to the south for escape. All the way south, we find the Caribbean island of the Dominican Republic. Dive into this glorious escape this season, get away from the cold weather, and bask in the island sun by staying at an all-inclusive resort in Punta Cana, […]

December 9th, 2015|Dominican Republic, Food, What a Trip|

St. Louis, MO: A Weekend Thumbs Up, Part Two

Seeing all that St. Louis has to offer is not possible in a day. Our list of what to do when we return is growing. Our trolley tour with the St. Louis Trolley Company pointed out a couple of the must-sees. (See St. Louis, Mo: A Weekend Thumbs Up Part One.)

Of course the trip to […]

November 25th, 2015|Restaurants and Dining, What a Trip|

St. Louis, MO: A Weekend Thumbs Up- Part 1

Years ago, the summer after my two years in The Gambia, West Africa as a Peace Corps volunteer, a friend and I traveled across the United States mostly by Greyhound bus. St. Louis, Missouri was one of our┬ástops. Then, we were passing through–a night in a sketchy hotel and a quick look-see at the arch […]

November 18th, 2015|What a Trip|