London… How to do it right

So the title of this travel blog is “London…How to do it right.” With this bold statement, I have to confess I did it right mostly by luck. As we arrived in town, I saw the “Big Bus” and somehow it all made sense. What a great way to get...

Around the Island – NYC

Pam & I just flew in from Boise and when you come to NYC, you can become overwhelmed. It was a beautiful afternoon and I had just the right thing to do. Instead of attending a Broadway play, I decided to take her all over Manhattan via twilight cruise. We jumped...

Monte Cassino

Monte Cassino (sometimes written Montecassino) is a rocky hill about 81 miles southeast of Rome, Italy, 1.2 mi to the west of the town of Cassino and at an altitude of 1,706.04 ft – it towers over the valley. Once the site of the Roman town of Casinum, it is...

Rocky Canyon – 3 Bears, Boise ID

When you live in the Boise Foothills and you get to look at this view every day, you wonder what is really up there. Well, finally we found out. On  Mother’s Day, Pam my wife wanted to spend time with me and her idea of good time was a 10-mile hike. We started...

Cinque Terre, Italy

In 2015, I had the great opportunity to cruise around the Mediterranean Sea and visit many ports of call. While in Italy, we stopped at Portofino and I jumped on the opportunity to visit Cinque Terre. Taking a car service, I was dropped off in the village of...

Kane Lake, Idaho

he trailhead is at the end of Kane Canyon Road #134 via Trail Creek. As you drive in, the road seems like an easy route. Then, it gets tighter and tighter — rockier and rockier. You’re not sure your truck can make it — please make sure you take a truck. Finally,...