Appreciating Centuries of Silk Weaving At Maison des Canuts

Bonjour mes amis!   I’m back to share more highlights from my summer trip to lovely Lyon. In case you missed my first Lyon post, be sure to read about my stay in the hip and cool La Croix Rousse neighborhood. I was … Continue reading

Bonjour! My Birthday Visit To The Lovely City of Lyon

Bonjour mes amis! It’s time to share highlights from my summer trip to lovely Lyon, the culinary capital of France. Oui mon amis, I bet after I tell you about my first visit to this amazing city, you’ll want to book your … Continue reading

Wellness Travel: My Relaxing Visit To Le Monastère Des Augustines

“If you like “wellness travel,” you’ll want to book a personal or girls’ getaway to Le Monastère Des Augustines, located in the historic wings of the Hôtel-Dieu de Québec monastery.  I had an opportunity to visit this 17th century cloister during the … Continue reading

Popular Places To Dine On The Delicacies of Old Québec City

Are you ready for a culinary treat? I’m going to share details about the delicacies of Old Québec City. For those who are foodies, you’ll be glad to know that in 2015 Condé Nast Traveler ranked Québec City among the top 20 world’s best … Continue reading

My First Visit To Canada’s Charming Québec City

In early May, I visited Québec City. It was my first visit to Canada’s very charming and mostly French-speaking Québec province. I was there to attend the 2018 Women In Travel Summit, also known as WITS18. WITS is one of the … Continue reading

My Viking Journey: A Grand Finale In My Favorite City of Rome

My Viking journey on the luxurious Viking Star ocean liner to the Cities of Antiquity & The Holy Land, was about to come to an end. My boyfriend L and I were traveling courtesy of Viking Cruises.* Our last stop was Civitavecchia, the port … Continue reading

My Viking Journey: Peaceful & Pleasant Days At Sea

If you’ve read my previous posts about my Viking journey on the luxurious Viking Star ocean liner to the Cities of Antiquity & The Holy Land, exploring ports in Greece, Cyprus and Israel, it’s now time to take a break for our … Continue reading

My Viking Journey: The Secrets of the Ancient City of Acre

It was Friday, our final day in Israel. After visiting Jerusalem and Haifa earlier in the week, our excursion would take us to the ancient city of Acre. For sure, my Viking journey on the luxurious Viking Star ocean liner to … Continue reading

My Viking Journey: Sightseeing In The Beautiful City Of Haifa

The snow may be piled up from our fourth nor’easter, but I’m going to take myself back to the beautiful city of Haifa. Come join me for a sightseeing tour of some of Israel’s spectacular natural beauty including the Baha’i … Continue reading

My Viking Journey: A Day To Remember In Old Jerusalem

It was the seventh day of my Viking journey on the luxurious Viking Star ocean liner to the Cities of Antiquity & The Holy Land. We docked early morning in the port of Ashdod, Israel. My boyfriend L and I were traveling courtesy … Continue reading