Europe · General · Travel

Sunday at the Stones – Stonehenge, United Kingdom

An hour and half’s drive from London, in the UK, lies the ancient landscape of Salisbury Plain (pronounced Souls-brie Plane). It is a 200 square mile flat expanse en route to the West Country and would be pretty unremarkable if it didn’t set the scene for one of England’s best known, and least understood monuments,… Continue reading Sunday at the Stones – Stonehenge, United Kingdom

Europe · Travel

Sunset at Dubrovnik Cable Car – The Best Place to See Sunset in Dubrovnik

Rising to the North of Dubrovnik, Croatia is the hill of Srd. It creates a striking vista when you view Dubrovnik from the sea (as it’s many cruise visitors do). You can scale the hill on foot, and many people do, or you can take the easy route and jump on the cable car. Stay… Continue reading Sunset at Dubrovnik Cable Car – The Best Place to See Sunset in Dubrovnik

South America · Travel

Rio de Janeiro Carnival, Brazil – Ipanema Beach

“Tall and tanned, and young and lovely, The girl from Ipanema goes walking” …and so do the slightly more elderly and rotund gentlemen. In fact, sit and watch the promenade along the beaches in Rio De Janeiro and you will see people of all ages, shapes and sizes sporting their best swimwear, in the world’s… Continue reading Rio de Janeiro Carnival, Brazil – Ipanema Beach