The next time the dreary winter weather seems to be getting you down, ignore your tendency toward the familiar and think more creatively about a change of venue. While Miami, Bermuda and Palm Springs conjure up visions of warmth, sunshine and resorts ready to cater …..
A camel crossing sign looms ahead through the bus window. Bedouins herd their goats. Yes, she has some tough neighbors. Syria sits to her north; Iraq is to her east. While it discourages a lot of people from visiting Jordan, it shouldn’t. The Jordanians are some of the nicest……
Having spent the first ten years of my happy childhood in Stavanger, I was anxious to return with my wife and experience an in-depth visit to modern Stavanger….
The thrill of standing right at the bottom of the African continent,(Cape of Good Hope), where 500 years ago Bartolomeu Diaz first experienced the wind and fury of the Atlantic and the Indian Oceans’ coming together makes the thirty hours round trip to South Africa bearable.