What a long, strange trip it’s been! Like a train emerging out of a deep, dark tunnel, Rocky Mountaineer is returning to the rails this July, 2021 after a forced shutdown. This Canadian train journey is one of my personal favorite adventures in Western Canada. I can’t wait to get back on board. Canadian train […]
Things To See and Do
The Filbert Steps — My Personal Favorite San Francisco Staircase Of all of the spectacular urban hikes in San Francisco, my absolute favorite is the Filbert Steps in Telegraph Hill. It’s easy to combine this with a trip to Coit Tower. Also, it’s a great workout that showcases some of the best views in San
I’m a California native, but a Big Sky fan girl at heart. Big Sky is best known for iconic Lone Peak, enormous amount of uncrowded ski terrain and a laid back peaceful lifestyle. While I’m not a skier myself after two hip replacements, I prefer to visit this natural wonder in the fall and summer.
Post contributed by Lisa Crovo Dion San Francisco’s original phallic structure is Coit Tower, the graceful art deco column atop Telegraph Hill. Sorry, Salesforce, Coit Tower was here first. Coit Tower is one of San Francisco’s most recognized and beloved landmarks. Legend persists that the 210-ft fluted cylinder was built to resemble a fire-house nozzle,
This is a guest post by Susan Guillory of The Unexplorer. I have a new policy when I travel, especially if I end up hopping cities to get a cheaper flight: I book a night or two in the city I’m flying home from to get a taste of it. Last November, I stopped through Windsor for
Transformative experiences with contemporary art, that’s what is promised on your next trip to Napa. But what does that mean exactly? I had a chance to experience di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art in Napa and, indeed, the experience was transformative for me. But art is like that. It’s meant to spark curiosity, creativity, pleasure