Arts & Culture

My Big Fat Greek Visit

First stop on our trip was Athens. Upon arriving at Eleftherios Venizelos airport, named after the Prime Minister hailed as the “maker of modern Greece”, one is immediately…

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Roof Top Tour of Stockholm

Do you want to experience Stockholm, the beautiful capi.jpgtal of Sweden, from a different perspective? Then a roof top tour on the small island Riddarholmen…

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Fourth of July celebrations

Last Saturday was the 4th of July, in United States known as the national day or Independence day. It was on this date 233 years ago that they declared independence from Great…

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Brooklyn Pride focuses on marriage

During June there are several different Pride events happening in New York City with the big festival of Manhattan as the grand finale at the end of the month. But before…

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Learn Local Customs, Before You Go

(photo of the Grand Palace, Bangkok, Thailand) One of the reasons that I travel is to experience new cultures and customs. I enjoy having my way of thinking changed or challenged,…

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Spring and Hong Kong Go Well Together

(photo – Hong Kong at Night courtesy of kartografia) Hong Kong (officially, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China)…

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