Category Archives: Travel Inspiration

Sailing in the Lofoten Islands of Norway

In November, 2014 we did a sailing trip in the Lofoten Islands of Norway. The main goal of the trip was to see the Northern Lights, which we did see on 3 different occasions. It was a spectacular trip. We … Continue reading

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Lower Antelope Canyon…video

A couple of years ago, we did a tour of Lower Antelope Canyon, a spectacular slot canyon near Page, Arizona. Prior to that, we did Upper Antelope Canyon. If you have to choose between visiting Lower or Antelope Canyon, my opinion … Continue reading

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Turkey’s Kackar Mountains – VIDEO

Here’s a short video tour of Turkey’s Kackar Mountains. You can read our blog post about the Kackar’s here.

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Floating the Kohala Ditch – video

During our March vacation on the Big Island of Hawaii, we floated the Kohala Ditch. Our video is below. To read about the adventure and see photos, click here.

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Sailing the High Seas…..of the Rocky Mountains

For many years, as I would zip down Interstate 70 on my way to assorted mountain destinations outside of Denver, I would look out over Dillon Reservoir. I saw the little sailboats plying the blue waters of the lake and … Continue reading

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Florence Italy: A Feast for the Senses

It’s the time of year when many people are planning trips to Europe. Below is an article my wife wrote about Florence, Italy several years ago but the information is still relevant today. And by the way, if you are … Continue reading

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Tagwhat…A Great Mobile Encyclopedia

Ever find yourself on a street, or even entire town, where you’ve never been before? Or maybe you’ve been there a thousand times before. Either way, would you like to know the story behind the businesses, museums, monuments and assorted … Continue reading

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Video…Bryce Canyon Photography

During our Thanksgiving desert road trip, we made a quick overnight stop at Bryce Canyon National Park. Here’s a short video of our experience   Also, please read our blog post about Bryce Canyon National Park.

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Is Adventure Travel Right for You?

This post was written by my wife: Dictionary.com defines adventure travel as a “vacation or trip to a natural environment or remote location with the specific purpose of active physical participation and exploration of a new experience” (the bolding is … Continue reading

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Kamchatka…a Couple of Long Days of Driving

Our first full day in Kamchatka and we pack up for a very long drive into the central part of the peninsula. Our vehicle is an old 4WD military truck converted to transport 12 passengers. We also met our guide Ruslan, driver Sasha, and … Continue reading

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