Imperial Palace – Ho Chi Minh City

One never knows the impact of a physical space until you visit there.  While this is not necessarily an important part of history, it impacted me in unexpected ways. The palace was used in the Vietnam War and US notaries when they did visit, met with the South Vietnamese leaders in this palace.  There were […]

Best Adventure Tour EVER…

Vallarta Adventures…I read about it on the internet.  I didn’t really believe the reviews.  Outdoor Adventure was supposed to be the best tour ever – I read several reviews all agreeing how great it was.  Since there was a zip line involved…I thought why not? I’m not dead yet. Our trip started at 10am…well more like […]

Aerial Tram

No trip to Palm Springs would be considered complete without a trip up the Aerial Tram.  From the top of the world you can see for miles around and on a clear day see three states from the top!  It’s pretty incredible and an experience you should not miss.  There are many ways to approach […]

Temecula, CA – Ever heard of it?

Ever heard of Temecula?  Been there?  Do you know about this hidden gem in southern California? Just a short distance from Palm Springs, San Diego, Los Angeles and Orange County is theTemecula Valley Wine Country. With more than 30 wineries currently, this wine country offers boutique and full service wine resorts that are friendly, relaxed […]

Zoo Day

A living desert…what does that mean?  What is this place all about? Our day started with a trip to the Living Desert Zoo where there were a variety of habitat created for many different animals.  We explored Africa, North America, and various other parts of the world.  Most of the animals were adaptable to the […]

BEAR LAKE, UT

Wow – Christmas was an amazing time for me!  It was filled with wonderful family memories.  We traveled to Bear Lake, Utah and stayed in our Worldmark Timeshare for a week.  It was a modest place but warm and comfortable.  The pool and hot tub were great – except the pool was a little too […]