In the last year, during the COVID 19 pandemic, I played it safe and only left Chicago (for Palm Springs) once. Otherwise, I spent a great deal of time dreaming about my next culturally significant, historically rich travel destination. Having been to Paris, Venice, Florence, Berlin, Rome, Nice/Monte Carlo – even Lagos multiple times, I wanted something more exotic. Istanbul?…
This is a brief summary of our five weeks in Palm Springs
Capetown is more beautiful than anyone could imagine. It is well worth the LONG airplane travel time.
If you are planning a trip to Italy you must spend 4 or 5 days, at least, in Firenze. I have been there multiple times and have always had time to just sit and watch the world go by.
The third week of November is turkey talking time. This year my Turkey came with a capital T. As in The Republic of Turkey. Specifically Istanbul – where East truly meets West. It is the world’s only metropolis that spans two continents. I had such an amazing time I wanted to share some of my Turkey with you… Istanbul’s architecture…
Venice is a city of unremarkable beauty.