Thai pavilion

Madison is more than just Wisconsin’s capital. It is a center of culture and learning. One highlight overlooked by too many visitors is the Olbrich Botanical Gardens, near Lake Monona. Olbrich … Continue Reading →

Roanoke museums enjoy a rebirth

Roanoke has a long history as the commercial and cultural center of western Virginia. The city became a transpiration hub when the Shenandoah Valley Railroad joined the Norfolk and Western … Continue Reading →

Bermuda’s Grotto Bay

Grotto Bay is a delightful blue-green expanse of water in the eastern part of Bermuda. It is also the name of  a friendly resort perched along a hill leading down … Continue Reading →

Little blue heron

Fort Myers Beach

Fort Myers Beach, Florida on Estero Island is a popular family resort. While crowded and traffic-choked during the prime winter months (February and March), it is more laid back at … Continue Reading →