Guernsey, a Channel Island

Guernsey is the second largest of the Channel Islands lying off the coast of France in the Bay of St. Malo but remarkably British, and British for a very long time, ever since it became part of the Duchy of Normandy and later governed by William the Conqueror.

Guernsey, a Channel Island2019-04-11T15:24:20+00:00

Plitvice Lakes National Park

Located between the cities of Zagreb and Zadar in the mountainous middle of Croatia, Plitvice Lakes National Park is an area of forest, lawns, caves and lakes – sixteen major and many more minor lakes connected with waterfalls and cascades which ultimately flow into the Korona River.

Plitvice Lakes National Park2019-03-20T17:06:11+00:00

When in Rome

14 Observations and Hints for Visiting Rome. Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience when in Rome. You will, in all probability, wish to see the usual tourist favorites: the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain ...

When in Rome2018-05-29T15:29:30+00:00

Valletta, Malta

If you want to get away from big cities and take in some of the best views in the Mediterranean, your choice must be the historical city of Valletta in Malta. First of all, the population here is less than seven thousand making the city just a big town in disguise. Secondly, while all views ...

Valletta, Malta2018-04-09T17:20:17+00:00

Tuscany, Food for Thought

Tuscany evokes images in the mind’s eye of rolling hills with vineyards, ancient stone cities baking under an Italian sun, Lombardy poplars swaying in the breeze, and happy families eating alfresco sharing wine, pasta and bread in the cool of the evening.

Tuscany, Food for Thought2018-03-13T21:06:52+00:00

Arles, France

ARLES Ancient Roman City in France It is amazing how the cities along the Rhone and Saone can all be in the same country – sometimes the same region – and can be so different. Cruise along the rivers from Avignon to Chalon-sur-Saone, and you will never be at a loss for [...]

Arles, France2017-11-16T15:37:21+00:00