Strategic use of points, credit card offers, and a favorable exchange rate all combined to make for a great low cost trip to one of my favorite cities in Canada… Read More Planning a Quick Getaway to Montréal, Québec
The new network of cable car lines eases transportation in a city with challenging topography.… Read More Mi Teleférico: La Paz, Bolivia’s Aerial Cable Car Network
Exactly ten years ago, one trip expanded my horizons more than any before or since… Read More Japan: A Look Back to a Study Abroad in Kobe, 2005
Des Plaines features a vintage burger joint, an old theatre, and the first store (sort of) in a fast food chain that became world famous.… Read More Des Plaines, Illinois: Seeking out the Retro
Italian pizza…Cheaper? Usually. Faster? Definitely! Better? Depends on the place and your tastes.… Read More Comparing Pizza in Italy and the United States
The search for the restaurant curiously labeled “Best Food in Puerto Rico” on Google Maps.… Read More Dinner in Loíza: El Nuevo Acuario…PLUS: Driving After Dark in San Juan!
One Puerto Rican success story is Old San Juan, successfully revitalized from a state of decay in the years following World War II. There is vivid architecture, history – and shopping.… Read More Old San Juan, Puerto Rico