Zensah compression socks in black and pink argyle pattern

Travel Product Review: Zensah Compression Socks

(Replace the placeholder image with one of your choice – 575px width) Compression Socks from Zensah Product:  Tech+ Compression Socks from Zensah Rating:   Features:  Zensah Argyle Compression Socks provide for increased circulation and decreased recovery time by utilizing advanced graduated compression in each pair of argyle compression socks. Moisture wicking keeps the socks dry, […]

Tuesday Deal Day: Bubbles in Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux, France, may be known for some of the most prestigious wines in the world – including sparkling ones. Visitors to Bordeaux can now try bubbles of a different kind with some very novel types of accommodations. Situated on an 80-acre estate of century old trees and vines stretching as far as the eye can […]

Fuerteventura beach

Fuerteventura Spain Captivates Beach Lovers

With 3,000 hours of sunshine every year, and winter temperatures averaging in the low 70’s,  Fuerteventura, Spain lures travelers to its shores offering white and black sand beaches, terrific year-round surfing, sailing, diving, sport fishing, and all sorts of adventure both on land and water. Fuerteventura is one of the Canary Islands, owned by Spain […]

Coit Tower Adds Art-Deco to San Francisco Skyline

In San Francisco’s Pioneer Park (map), atop Telegraph Hill (map), stands the 210-foot tall, art deco, Coit Tower. The tower was built in 1933 with funds donated by Lillie Hitchcock Coit.  Folklore claims that the tower was designed to look like a fire hose nozzle, and was a tribute to the firefighters of the 1906 […]

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World Map Update: Greece

I’m back from from five days in Greece, my first visit to that Mediterranean country, and I see now why so many people talk about how wonderful it is. From the coastal scenery to the historical sites, from the stunningly blue water to the delicious local cuisine, Greece captured my attention and wouldn’t let it go.

Although this was a short visit, and I didn’t get to see many of the sights, I’m looking forward to a return trip – and a longer one – in October for TBEX.

Here’s an updated map of where in the world I’ve visited. Looking forward to filling in a few more spots later in the year.

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Tuesday Deal Day: Hit a Home Run with San Francisco Baseball Package

The Hyatt Regency San Francisco is just a stone’s throw away from the San Francisco Giants’ AT&T Park and is […]

Sunday Stories for April 13th, 2014

I had a great time in Chicago, sampling the food, beverage, and entertainment that the Windy City has to offer. […]

Tuesday Deal Day: CityPass Adds Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay is the latest destination to partner with CityPass, packaging discounted, prepaid admission to a city or region’s top […]

Sunday Stories for April 6th, 2014

Sunday Stories for April 6th, 2014

It’s been a busy week of travel, leaving me not so much time for enjoyable reading and research. Monday started […]