Category: Travel

Pics from Trip to Gibraltar April 2017

At the end of April I went to London briefly and the next day to Gibraltar. These first 3 photos are my favorites. The coffee was good at the hotel in Gibraltar, the knotty trees up on the Rock were interesting, and the Moors and their castle were there before the British: A few from…

Walking the Nile by Levison Wood

Walking the Nile by Levison Wood Atlantic Monthly Press January 12, 2016 352 Pages A few weeks ago a friend and I went to hear a speaker at the Dallas Museum of Art named Levison Wood talk about his adventures in walking from the source of the Nile to the Mediterranean Sea. Knowing little about…

The Grand Wailea, Maui

The next few posts are going to be pictures from a recent trip to Maui, starting with shots from The Grand Wailea: A Waldorf Astoria Resort. No, I never stay at one of the huge resort hotels on the island, but rather in a rented condo via VRBO or Home Away. This recent trip I actually…

More Info on the 15th International Ernest Hemingway Colloquium recently held in Cuba

Since my earlier posts on my trip to Cuba were mostly pictures, I am providing a link about the 15th International Ernest Hemingway Colloquium recently held in Havana from June 18 to June 22, 2015 that was written by an author, scholar, and board member of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park, Nancy Sindelar.…