Tagged with Beach

Puerto Vallarta, MEXICO

Puerto Vallarta, MEXICO

These days just saying the word “Mexico” in the US conjures up thousands of images and emotions in varying degrees, spanning politics to parties.  As much traveling as I’ve done, I had yet to visit our southern neighbor.  No spring break in Cancun.  No family all-inclusive on the Riviera Maya. There are 31 states and … Continue reading

Ancient Athens & Incomparable Islands | Greece

Ancient Athens & Incomparable Islands | Greece

GREECE JUNE 2017 I began planning my Greek odyssey the same way I do all my trips, with a healthy dose of research (that and a confirmed reservation to a yoga retreat)!  Internet blogs and websites, friends who’ve been and travel guides are my go-tos.  Here’s a basic strategy for planning. ++++++++++ When you have … Continue reading

Turks & Caicos: In Case You Haven’t Heard

Turks & Caicos: In Case You Haven’t Heard

I’ve visited more than half of the Caribbean Island nations.  Recently I was asked which was my favorite.  The Turks & Caicos, though technically located in the Atlantic Ocean not the Caribbean Sea.  But that’s just geography right?  Here’s why. #1 – It’s Gorgeous. Grace Bay is one of the best beaches I’ve had the … Continue reading

The Kenyan Coast | Watamu

The Kenyan Coast | Watamu

If you are planning a trip to East Africa, Kenya should be at the top of your list. And the first thing you should consider doing is contacting Melinda Rees of Best of Kenya. A resident of 28 years and hospitality industry expert, Melinda knows Kenya like the back of her hand. As a product … Continue reading

Goin’ Down the Ocean, Hon

Goin’ Down the Ocean, Hon

The weathered wood of an old boardwalk. The smell of coconut on skin. The sound of waves crashing into the shore. Otherwise known as the beach. Sitting in the shade of an umbrella as the sun beat down and the stifling heat reflected off the sand, I couldn’t help but wonder, “Who came up with … Continue reading