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Friday, June 22, 2018

Taste of Trastevere

A friend and colleague recently returned from a visit to Rome, Italy and I thought it would be a good time to review this mega tourist destination.  However, the last time I wrote about...

Beyond Silent Walls

I have decided in light of global tragedies, you will allow me the opportunity to express a few paragraphs that I know could never heal this crazy world. But perhaps help heal the hearts of many...


Experimental Aircraft Association, EAA, is Bringing our 1929 Ford Tri-Motor to San Diego

This cool old plane is coming to Gillespie Field this weekend.  February 26th to March 1st From 1926 through 1933 Ford Motor Company built 199 Tri-Motors with EAA’s model 4-AT-E being the 146th off the assembly...

Vacation Rentals are Bad for Clairemont

As it appeared in the February 2015 Edition of the Clairemont Times (minus mock up ad) Did you know that there are over 1700 short term vacation rentals in the City of San Diego with...


Athens, City of a Goddess!

Each time we visit Greece, it has always commanded a stop in our favorite cities, Athens.  One cannot help but wonder whose footsteps we are following, a God, Goddess of some fabled creature grown...

Amsterdam

Amsterdam! by Kevin Casillo One of the friendliest walk able cities we have found is Amsterdam. The capital city and most populous city of the Kingdom of the Netherlands with an estimated population of 7 million enjoys 17th Century Canals...


Home for the Holidays

With San Diego offering so much during this spectacular time of year, why spend the holidays anywhere else?  San Diego’s skyline never fails to impress.  Whether it’s the long standing tradition of lights illuminating...

York, Maine

York, Maine - America's first chartered city (1632) and one of New England's earliest colonial settlements is the quintessential small New England Town.  Rugged, rocky coastlines call young and old to its shores or...


Sensational Syros!

Syros is one of many Greek islands located in the Cyclades, just south of Athens or as we did, a short ferry ride on the Blue Star Ferry from Mykonos. A Greek island, Syros is...

Tempting Toledo! (Spain that is)

Madrid, is located on the Manzanares River in the center of both the country and the Community of Madrid; bordered by Castile and León and Castile-La Mancha. Madrid is the capital city of Spain, and residence of the Spanishmonarch and is considered the cultural hub of Spain. ...