Tag Archives: travel advice

I Just Had a Fabulous Vacation…So, Why Am I So BLUE??

You’re just back from a fabulous vacation! You had a great time…all the planning and expense was worth it – it was fun, rewarding, memorable, and everything you hoped it would be…Then why the heck are you so blue??? Maybe … Continue reading

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Puglia PostZ #3: Let’s Visit Lecce, The “Florence of the South”

Benvenuti! Welcome to Puglia! This fall (2016) and in 2017 we will once again be “Kicking Up Our HeelZ” in Puglia, the charming heel of Italy’s boot. This is the third in a series of Puglia PostZ which I published … Continue reading

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I Love My Independence, Don’t You?!

It’s 4th of July weekend and, on Monday, those of us in the U.S. celebrate our Independence Day… Three years ago, I published this post and, in light of all that has transpired in those three years, and particularly in … Continue reading

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More Great Travel TipZ About: Tours & Cruises

Why does the mere suggestion of considering a tour or a cruise turn so many people off when, as a travel planning option, they can offer the perfect solution? As a fairly seasoned traveler who has done both, enjoyed both … Continue reading

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In Praise of an Airport–Specifically Fiumicino Airport in Rome

Yes, you read that right, praise – and long overdue praise, I might add! You hear a lot of jokes about Italian efficiency (or lack of it) but I’m here to tell you that I have had quite a few … Continue reading

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♦ More Travel Tips That You’ll Thank Me For! ♦

Once again, I’m “recycling” Travel TipZ  from the archives… I hope that you find this information helpful in your travel planning. I love to travel but I know that it can be a lot of work, not to mention downright … Continue reading

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Feeling a Bit Fool-ish Today? A Tidbit about April Fool’s…

 Thank you for joining me this morning!  Tidbit is defined as a morsel, snack, bite, treat, a small taste of something…a tiny little bit of information revealed… **  Travel TidBitZ  for April 1st ** Feeling a Bit Fool-ish Today? “Fool” … Continue reading

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Feeling a Bit Fool-ish Today? A Tidbit about April Fool’s…

 Thank you for joining me this morning!  Tidbit is defined as a morsel, snack, bite, treat, a small taste of something…a tiny little bit of information revealed… **  Travel TidBitZ  for April 1st ** Feeling a Bit Fool-ish Today? “Fool” … Continue reading

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To Travel or Not to Travel…

Will I Keep on Traveling? The short answer: Yes, because I love it! It’s my passion! The long answer: Life is a risk so start living!  We take risks every single day. Yes, that means you, too!  If you think … Continue reading

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♥ What Time is It? It’s Spring Time! ♥

♥ It’s spring and this gal’s fancy turns to…♥ Born and raised in California, I’ve been accused of not having really experienced the four seasons. Guilty as charged. Granted, I don’t know snow and sleet or suffocating humidity. The most … Continue reading

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