Category Archives: travel

Captured Moments – Weekend in Santa Ynez, California

If it were not for a wedding invitation, California and the Santa Ynez Valley might not have been on our radar this year.  We have visited San Francisco, simply because it is a city that you have to see at … Continue reading

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Captured Moments – Tulip Season in Holland

Amsterdam is the largest city in Holland, and the most popular with tourists. There are a lot of reasons to visit here, but we had just one- Tulips. The mother of all tulip gardens, Keukenhof, is about thirty minutes from … Continue reading

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Captured Moments – Hamburg, Germany

My husband has had an affection toward model trains since his boyhood. He owns a small collection of Lionel trains, and while he appreciates having them, he hasn’t developed a desire for creating displays. Wunderland, in Hamburg Germany might have … Continue reading

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Brussels In the Rain

Brussels is an easy, three hour train ride from London on the Eurostar, with a change at Midi to hop a local train for one stop to Brussels Central Station. The city center is just a short walk from central … Continue reading

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How to Pack for a Thirty Day Vacation

How many clothes do you really need to pack for a thirty-day vacation? Before I answer that question, I need to provide a bit of background information. The “you” in this scenario is actually me, and I will be traveling … Continue reading

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