Discover nature and history at The Buccaneer

Discover nature and history at The Buccaneer

The Buccaneer tells a wonderful story of exciting island history  Discovering nature and history at The Buccaneer is unique. The resort run by third-generation family members integrates nature and history into The Buccaneer experience. Guests who check in are...
Venice for the disabled is not easy

Venice for the disabled is not easy

A visit to Venice will be rewarding but limited  In a way, this post pains me. It pains me because Venice is not for the disabled. Other than the top sights such as at the Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s, Venice for the disabled is laced with narrow walking...
Learn more about eating your way through Venice

Learn more about eating your way through Venice

Besides wonderful sights, dining in Venice is a highlight My only regret after a weeklong stay in Venice, Italy, was that I couldn’t eat and drink more than I did. Dining in Venice was a wonderful surprise. Besides the art, architecture, friendly Italians, amazing...
Ignore these misguided Venetian myths when visiting

Ignore these misguided Venetian myths when visiting

Venice for tourists is still a magical experience, despite myths to the contrary  I have been visiting Venice, Italy, regularly for more than five decades. I have seen this wonderful city go through many changes and have heard lots of complaints about the number of...
Don’t wait for snow! Autumn in the mountains now!

Don’t wait for snow! Autumn in the mountains now!

Autumn in the mountains? Head to a ski area! If the ski resorts near me in New Hampshire’s Mt. Washington Valley and its surroundings are any indication, they are where to go this fall. No, not to ski (though some may have early snow, not many). Heading to discover...