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Glamping in Queensland this winter.

Campers from the southern states mostly laugh at the idea that it is cold up here in the  winter months. We might have a few colder nights that get down toward zero degrees but once the sun rises the temperature quickly comes back up to the mid 20’s. 111 more words

Glamping Noosa

Cuban Days & Nights

I was unable to prepare a new post for today.  I have the material, but I have been out of commission since last Saturday.

We spent a wonderful two weeks at the Iberostar Varadero, but I picked up a sinus infection that has left me drained. 80 more words

Iberostar Varadero

barefoot offshore sailing school - st. vincent & the grenadines

After sailing the Cape Dory home and taking her out for a few day sails, we knew two things to be certain: we were hooked on sailing and completely convinced we needed professional training.  1,382 more words


Anguilla With Kids

My husband and I had an incredible experience at the Viceroy Anguilla back in 2013 and recently decided to return with the kids.  Based on our first visit,  we went with the highest of expectations. 2,411 more words


Escape route from snowzilla

The media are amazing: how it effects are well-being, our state of mind. We get mouth-wateringly hungry watching Jamie Oliver cook, instantly relax when wood burning in a fireplace comes into view – even in a thriller, and shiver as we count our blessings each time nature strikes on the weather channel. 157 more words


Passport to Summer

It currently feels like 6 degrees in New York City.  Don’t believe me?  Check out weather.com.  As I sit in my blisteringly hot apartment (In prewar NYC apartment buildings properly regulated temperature can be a hard find), I can’t help but imagine being whisked away to a sunny destination.   363 more words


Winter in Boston 

It’s no secret that I love Boston. It’s my favorite US city even still after all these years. I fell in love with it the first time I visited and every time since, I’ve gained a closer attachment. 120 more words