Monthly Archives: August 2014

Her Journey to 50

Her journey to fifty was intended to capture one woman’s trek through fifty days of travel leading up to her 50th birthday. Instead, it’s taken a turn, as most journeys do.  While I did not embark on a long sojourn for the nearly two months of travel leading up to my 50th birthday, I have […]

The Journey to the Best Date in My Life

While I have had my share of romantic encounters and the typical “dinner and a movie” dates, my recent journey to the remote destination of Tofino on Vancouver Island is home to the new love of my life.             The small eight seat plane that whisked me from Vancouver airport to the Tofino runway started […]

My Journey with Alcatraz’s Ex-Cons

It’s the 80th anniversary for the opening of Alcatraz as a national penitentiary. This weekend is being spent celebrating the alumni that are still alive to tell their story. While these jailed inmates were at the “top of their game” back in the day, they transitioned their lives after leaving “The Rock” and have become […]

My Journey to the Ten Best Swimming Holes in the World

There are many idyllic swimming destinations in the world, but Palau’s Jellyfish Lake ranks high as one of the most unusual. As a result, I took to “the road” to discover the Top Ten Best Places to Swim in the world. Here are my favorites: Jellyfish Lake, Palau, Micronesia — for those that want to […]