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  • St Martin in the Fields

    I love classical music!  And whenever I hear a piece introduced which includes the words “St Martin in the Fields”, I am immediately transported to London, England.  St Martin in the Fields is a church and famous for its contribution to the world of classical music lovers.  This landmark church in London has been holding. . . Read More

  • Jamaican Sandals Royal Caribbean

    Our exploring over for the while, we returned the car to the depot at the airport and met up with the Sandals Representative in the luxurious private lounge in the arrivals hall.  Our luggage was tagged and taken away while we were offered an ice-cold drink and then escorted to our mini-van. We traveled with. . . Read More

  • Jamaican Island Exploration

    The afternoon rain storms seem to have set in over the west and so we drove in the opposite direction with little other agenda than that of exploring.  We followed the coastal highway east from Mo’ Bay towards Ochos Rios.  We discovered much of the countryside to be so familiar to that of parts of. . . Read More

  • St Lucia honeymoon 2010

    ST LUCIA HONEYMOON 2010 Su, sadly we are back home. We had the most amazing time at Sandals La Toc and look forward to some day going back. We need to get the pictures printed and would love to share them with you. Thank you so much for all your help. Katherine and Michael NC

  • Jamaica B&B

    It was easy to follow the directions to our bed and breakfast guest house, although a little disconcerting.  Once we ventured off the main highway through the port city of Montego Bay and on to the small back roads, it was hard to decide if the dirt was interrupted with asphalt or asphalt liberally sprinkled. . . Read More

  • Fall in Franschoek

    There were originally two very distinctive European influences on this most southern tip of Africa, the Cape, both brought through the Dutch East India Company.  The sailing ships trading exotic spices and goods brought from the Far East and India needed a safe harbor and fresh food and water on their long journey to and. . . Read More

  • Jamaican Jottings – intro to the “eyeland”

    Ridiculous to assume and yet we all seem to!  We go on pre-conceived notions that are simply just not true or at the very most – have only a particle of truth.  Take Africa for example.  How many times have you heard someone say “Africa” and “jungle” in the same breath?  Well, yes, there is. . . Read More

  • Unforgettable Alaskan Cruise

    In March of 2009 we cruised the Eastern Caribbean and went on four excursions Su recommended.  In August we went on a land tour and cruise of Alaska with friends from Colorado, and in 2010 all four of us took a trip to Oberammergau, Germany, to attend the Passion Play given only once every 10. . . Read More

  • South Africa and Italy trip 2010

    Hello, I got my itinerary and I’ve got to say I’ve been so busy that I haven’t had time to be excited. When I opened it up I finally got EXCITED! Thank you. You did all the things for me that I would normally do. I always set up an itinerary for us and compile. . . Read More

  • Summer and the Pinks of Spring

    Pretty soon I will hear the cicadas begin their incessant call meaning that summer is well and truly on us, and so before that happens I wanted to make sure that I have captured and recorded spring.  In all her blushing pink! Saucer Magnolia Today the azaleas bloomed!  In the morning they looked like big. . . Read More