Take Another Bite Out of the Big Apple

Take Another Bite Out of the Big Apple

Oh New York City….how do I love thee?  Let me count the ways.  I love your museums.  I love your skyscrapers.  I love your East Side, your West Side, your Midtown, your Central Park.  Yup…I love pretty much every single thing about you.  And you know what?  Enjoying the Big Apple makes me HUNGRY!  Want to know where I love to refuel?  Read on, friends!

Paris’ Passages…Step Back in Time

Paris’ Passages…Step Back in Time

Have you ever been on a trip, and stumbled upon something that transformed your entire day into a whole new experience?  That happened to me several years ago when my husband and I were in Paris, and somehow found ourselves walking through one of Paris’ Passages.  We were mesmerized, and vowed, on our next trip, we would thoroughly investigate as many of Paris’ Passages as possible.

Rome:  Fact vs. Fiction

Rome: Fact vs. Fiction

Hey y’all!  I can’t express how much I appreciate your emails, your comments on my Blog posts, your questions on Facebook and Instagram.  My greatest desire is to be a reliable resource for you as you contemplate and plan travel.  Today, I’m exploring some of the questions I have received over the past few months about visiting Rome. 

Paris:  Using the Metro Like a Pro

Paris: Using the Metro Like a Pro

Having grown up in a city where the most common means of transportation is via car, I have always enjoyed the experience of commuting underground from one place to the next.  I find that many Americans default to taking cabs because they are more familiar with travel at street level.  Let me show you how to use the Paris Metro Like a Pro!

In this post, I’m going to take you step-by-step through the process of using the Paris Metro.  Ready?  Let’s begin!

Welcome to Paris, Jean-Michel Basquiat!

Welcome to Paris, Jean-Michel Basquiat!

It almost seems unreal when you consider that a graffiti artist could command as much as 100,000,000 dollars for a single work.  That’s not a typo.  In 2017, the work “Untitled” by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold at Sotheby’s for $110,000,000.  The popularity of this now deceased artists continues to increase, and if you are lucky enough to be in Paris before January 21, 2019, you simply must make the time to experience the Jean-Michel Basquiat exhibit at the Louis Vuitton Foundation.