A Thai Adventure

What’s your tradition for the Thanksgiving holiday—family, football, friends, turkey, ham? For Pam and I, it has always been the time to get out of town, and this year was no different. So like past years, we booked our two-bedroom villa overlooking the ocean. We were...

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Grenadines Fly Fishing

When Pam & I were looking for a new adventure in 2017, it was hard to top the trips we had earlier in the year. Stops included photography in the Netherlands & Belgium, kayaking in Greece & Croatia, and exploring the Dolomites in...

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San Francisco Weekend – a December to Remember

San Francisco is the emerald city of the west coast and it is one the best places in the world to spend 3 days. The key to having an amazing time is to have an ace up your sleeve, in this case my daughter Britt who is now living there. After taking an Uber from the...

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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 a feel for the lay of the...

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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...

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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 best...

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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 up the...

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