Some of these I already own and love, and some are on my wish list. Prices range from free to a few hundred dollars but I’m sure all would be appreciated. Happy shopping! iPod Touch – This is the single most useful object I have ever owned, and I’m not exaggerating when I say I […]Read More 20 gift ideas for people who like to travel
Since I am such a freak about disasters and potential disasters like Hurricane Irene, I have reached into the inner recesses of my closet and found my Go Bag – just in case. I assume the last time I looked at it was in 2006 or before because the expiration date of the canned fruit […]Read More Go Bag hype for Hurricane Irene
I know it’s hard to believe that I don’t make a living from my blog. Maybe it would be possible if I lived off-the-grid on a tiny island where I could sustain myself on fish that I caught with a reed and string, along with native plants. However, life on Long Island takes lots of […]Read More Where should I go on vacation?
Several years ago I took a trip to Atlanta. With only one day in the city and by myself, I managed to have a memorable time. All locations were within walking distance and made for a full day in the largest city and capital of the Peach State. 1) CNN STUDIO TOUR A 55-minute tour […]Read More If you only have one day in Atlanta
Tell security you don’t want to go through their cancer machine. It may not waste an hour, but it will definitely use up some time. After my easy run through security at LaGuardia where there were no full body scanners at the Delta terminal, I was surprised to see one at Tampa Airport. Intrigued as […]Read More How to waste an hour at Tampa Airport TPA
A recent 7:30 a.m. flight from LaGuardia Airport proved that you can waste an hour at the Delta Terminal, if you must. Internet monitors are available in the seating areas of the gates, however, they are not free. There are many single seats with monitors – great if you are alone, but are placed in […]Read More How to waste an hour at LaGuardia
Although I was born with no sense of direction, that has never stopped me from trying to navigate my way around the world. The fact that I can walk around the block and then swear I don’t know where I am three minutes later does not scare me away from travel. Maybe I can’t be […]Read More German shepherds = travel