8 random sights in Dublin

8 random sights in Dublin

Taking in the sights of Dublin as they unfold There are many different ways to approach sightseeing. Some pore over guidebooks, searching for star-rated sights and planning their every move; others seem lackadaisical and wait for others to do the planning for them....
10 ways you can save money in Venice

10 ways you can save money in Venice

Enjoy the best of Venice and save money, too. I love Venice, Italy. And, I love to save money in Venice. I have been lucky enough to spend a month at a time in this dreamlike city four times in the last decade. And, I return as often as possible. I can’t think...
Savor the world’s largest food fight and feeding frenzy

Savor the world’s largest food fight and feeding frenzy

International World Food Championships  I have to eat more bacon? Really? Who wouldn’t want that? Okay, maybe vegetarians not so much. But I have it on good authority — my one vegan friend — that the bovine delicacy is the verboten food most missed. And here I am,...
Road trip planner: Verona to Trento, Italy

Road trip planner: Verona to Trento, Italy

Rental cars unlock wonderful scenery and new experiences Uncover the majesty of this extraordinary region as you cruise along highways carved out of the rocky shoreline and immerse yourself in charming locales along the way. Navigate an experience that’s...
The Czech Republic: From castles to countryside

The Czech Republic: From castles to countryside

Prague is beautiful but the surrounding villages are also amazingly splendid Most people who visit the Czech Republic confine their stay to Prague, its majestic capital – and with good reason. “The city of a hundred spires” not only challenges the likes of Paris in...