Category: United States

The 400 Club Mansions

The 400 Club Mansions

Today we are in Newport, Rhode Island, our very first visit to this state. Our tour guide is so excited..

Martha’s Vineyard

Martha’s Vineyard

As a California girl, I’ve never really known what Martha’s Vineyard is…is it a vineyard, a resort, a beach? All..

Hyannis & the Kennedys

Hyannis & the Kennedys

We are walking through American History today starting at Plymouth Rock. Who knew there were two ships? One didn’t make..

Bean town…Boston

Bean town…Boston

“Listen my children and you will hear, of the midnight ride of Paul Revere…” We are on a journey to..

Garden of Earthly Delights – Buchart Gardens

Garden of Earthly Delights – Buchart Gardens

I’ve always read that when in Victoria, you must stop and see the Buchart Gardens.  Not so sure as to..

Totem Poles and Night Life in the City

Totem Poles and Night Life in the City

The little borough of Sitka was first inhabited by the Tlingit tribe, who were said to have lived here over..

Eagles, Otters, Bears and Whales in Sitka

Eagles, Otters, Bears and Whales in Sitka

In this little town of Sitka with a population of 8,000, we took a boat to explore the wildlife in..

Bundled up – Glaciers in Alaska

Bundled up – Glaciers in Alaska

A trip to Alaska, our 50th and most sparsely populated state, is not one of looking at history and differing..

The Art of the Pacific Northwest

The Art of the Pacific Northwest

The Seattle Art Museum has a little bit of Italian, some art from Japan and China, some representation from New Guinea,..