Travel Notes

Why Viking Ocean Cruise is Number One

Over the years we have cruised on many different cruise ships, some big, some medium and some small.  We have done both the sailing ships and the powered ships.  While we have enjoyed them all, none of them matched up to our recent cruise on the Viking Sea.  As a...

Historic Edinburgh

It won't take long for any visitor to Edinburgh to understand that this is one of the world's great historical cities.  And as you would expect from such a place, there is lots to see. No visit is complete without a stroll down the Royal Mile or a visit to Edinburgh...

Annecy

We are constantly amazed at how few people know about Annecy, France. Perhaps the French want to keep a few places just for themselves, and this is one of them!  Often called the Venice of the Alps, Annecy has spectacular scenery with a beautiful lake framed by the...

Live like a Roman!

We can’t say enough good things about A San Pietro da Susy - this is a fantastic apartment in a great location that is beautifully furnished and well managed.  Our taxi dropped us at the front door, and we were immediately greeted by the owner, who was out on the...