Destination: Andalucia, Spain Book: The Andalucía Guide, by Michael Jacobs. NEW, October 2013 Reading Michael Jacobs new book, published by Interlink Books makes me realize that I probably should not claim that I have been to Spain. Other than a short visit to Madrid, and drive through the Don Quixote La Mancha country, I only visited […]
Destination: Japan Book: The Little Book of Japan by Charlotte Anderson with Photography by Gorazd Vilhar (NEW September 2013) One of the very precise and spiritual arts of Japan that has made its way to the western world is bonsai ( the pronunciation, bone-sigh, was pounded into my skull by a book I once read). This […]
TASTY TRAVEL Destination: Wisconsin Book: Wisconsin Supper Clubs: An Old-Fashioned Experience by Ron Faiola Article by Brette Sember A supper club sounds glamorous to me, something from the era of crinolines and fedoras when dinner in a restaurant was an Event you put on your finest for. The concept had me imagining cigarette girls drifting […]
Destination: Paris, France Book: No Worries Paris: A Photographic Walking Guide by Jerry & Janine Sprout In case you win that trip to Paris mentioned in my review of the Marc Levy book, All Those Things We Never Said, you may need a good solid guidebook to help you plan. Enter No Worries Paris.
Cultural Travel By Jessica Voigts I have both written and published many articles about cultural travel. Cultural travel is important to intercultural understanding, as it allows you to dig deeply into a place and truly explore the culture. I’d like to share a few of my favorite posts on cultural travel – one from a […]
Two short announcements today. This is the first. Royal Cities of the Ancient Maya Photography Book Giveaway I must say I was amazed that there were not more people lining up to win this incredible photo book, worth $50. But the winner is: Edie Jarolim. You can see Edie’s musing about Freud’s Butcher at her […]