Travel Category

A drive from Fethiye to Ephesus

Today we drove from Fethiye, Turkey to Ephesus and back- which was a very long (179 miles per leg) but very beautiful and powerful journey. As we are staying in the Ionian Coast of Turkey, there was simply no way not to visit this ancient city which was considered to be one of the wonders […]

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An unexpected Turkish Wedding on the way to our hotel

Whilst driving along the marina drive to our hotel in Fethiye, from the Dalaman airport from which we’d arrived from London, we encountered a wedding on the side of the road. The music and dancing certainly let us know that we are in Turkey More blogs to flow tomorrow:)

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Borough Market, London

On a rainy day in London, Borough Market is a terrific destination. Borough Market Every day farmers arrive with their goods from all over the UK; you never know what you’ll find but you know that whatever you find, you’ll love! The produce, cheeses, seafood, breads, preserves, mushrooms, etc…are all fresh and exquisite. Go explore!!! […]

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Coffee in London

I’m happily enjoying a cappuccino in my beloved London, following an overnight flight from Miami. London is dear to me, as I spent a few of my years during my early twenties in London studying art at Christie’s. I’m staying in Chelsea, near my former student address on the King’s Road; I can’t wait to […]

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London, Turkey, Cannes Boat Show, Monaco, Tuscan Riviera, Rome

London, Turkey, Cannes Boat Show, Monaco, Tuscan Riviera, Rome.

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London, Turkey, Cannes Boat Show, Monaco, Tuscan Riviera, Rome

I’m sitting in the American Airlines VIP Lounge eagerly awaiting my flight to London, as the launch of our two week adventure/journey through Europe and Turkey in search of a sailboat to keep in the Med- as well as to experience and to learn from as many cultures as we can along the way. I’m […]

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A Foodie’s Evening in the Mission District, San Francisco

I have the pleasure of visiting San Francisco every six weeks, or so. Of course, there are so many wonderful restaurants and food shops in the greater San Francisco area due to the climate, cultural diversity and gourmet/wine appreciation and awareness in general.   One of my favorite areas is the Mission District: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mission_District,_San_Francisco The Mission […]

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Lovely La Jolla

One of my most recent trips was to the lovely La Jolla- “The Jewel City” of San Diego, which consists of 7 curving, seaside, hilly miles of the Pacific. This affluent beach town is home to some of the highest home prices in the US, but which maintains a local, small town feel and which […]

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A Haven of Luxurious Tranquility and Fitness in Las Vegas- The Encore Spa

Due to my husband’s business, I have found myself in Las Vegas twice per year for the last ten years. Now, I don’t drink, gamble and have more clothes than I know what to do with, as I live on a boat and keep most of my clothes in a climate controlled storage unit which […]

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Leaving Tangier, Morocco…one week before 9/11/2013

I apologize for my lapse in blogs since my last entry; life happens. Anyhow, finally as we were being driven out of the Medina of Tangier towards the ferry terminal we began to take a very hungry breath of accomplishment. What we had just endured was such an educational experience for us- especially for me, […]

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