(CNN) — All I wanted to do was to fall asleep in my tiny seat on the last leg of a grueling day of air travel, when I was cornered by the Talkative Airplane Seatmate — a species oblivious to yawns and one-word answers. My chatty neighbor was a forklift accident expert — a job […]
Our recent visit to turkey was highlighted on Artun Travel!
I was surprised when I first suggested to Luci that we spend a few days in the jungle that I didn’t face any resistance…just a “great honey”. I don’t quite think she realized what we were in for. It was not until the date of departure neared, that I informed her that we needed to get a […]
We have just finished our first NYC weekend trip report. More to come!
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1000fights recent visits to Peru, Turkey and Southern France were highlighted recently on the Willgoto travel site. Willgoto is a multilingual world travel directory and travel guide. The travel directory provides all tourism and travel information for travellers to any country in the world. Tourist information, hotels, vacation rentals, b&b, airlines, car rentals, tour operators, […]
The food highlight of our NYC weekend!! Brace yourself for the price. It is a true four star establishment in every sense of the word. Dinner is served in American dim sum manner: they have a cart that comes around, you pick out the dishes you would like. For the main course, I went with […]
We took the Context travel immigrant food tour. Our guide was an executive chef and is really keyed in on the food scene in NYC. At the end of the tour I posed the question. If you had a day to live and were able to goto one restaurant in NYC, which would it be? She thought […]
The latest “quick-punch” features the 10 keys to successful bartering/barginning while abroad. It is not as tough as it sounds. Do you have any good advice or great tactics? Good success stories? Ever paid too much for something?
An experience that is difficult to fully describe. We chose the Cagaloglu Hamami or Turkish bath. It is medieval design. The Cagaloglu Hamami is probably the world’s most famous Turkish Bath. It’s featured in the 1000 places to go before you die book, and is reputed to have been visited by King Edward VII, […]