Happy Summer

Today is the first day of summer – officially – but for some of us it’s been hot and summer-like for a while now. Enjoy yourselves as you head out on your family vacations. This photo is from the balcony of the condo I rented at the Sonoran Spa Resort in Rocky Point, Mexico. The lounge chairs seemed […]

Fine Art in Orlando

In 2006 I was part of a press trip sponsored by the Peabody Hotel’s Orlando Peabody Alliance for the Arts and Culture (OPAAC),  which brought travel writers and photographers to  Orlando to discover all that is art in a city usually viewed as a venue for amusement parks. We didn’t go anywhere near those typical tourist spots, but instead basked […]