Falesia Week in Albufeira Portugal

THEME: I hope to see you in passing as I go to Spain, and to be helped on my journey there by you, once I have enjoyed your company for a while. Romans 15:24 MOVIE: Night Train to Lisbon (2013) KINDLE: The High Mountains of Portugal by Yann Martel (also Life of PI) 2016 WINE: […]

Paradise Island – Bahamas

Our trip to Paradise Island in the Bahamas was a last minute affair.  Standby tickets with carry-on luggage and the hopes of pure sunshine.  We took a taxi using the set and posted prices.  During our stay the lobby was under construction but we were treated royally.   Jamie asked for a rate equal to the […]

CUBA – A Trip Into My Childhood

The twenty minute ride from the airport to downtown Havana was riddled with memories.  Memories of driving to the dry cleaners in the midst of morning smog as a child, the memories of working on the exhaust system of my MGA, or driving my VW Beetle in downtown Detroit.   Smog, soot and the real sense […]

Imagine Paris!

After watching the movie “Somethings Gotta Give” starring Diane Keaton, Keanu Reeves and Jack Nicholson for the umpteenth time I asked my wife, if the restaurant “Le Grande Colbert,” was, in fact, a real venue?  For you hopeless romantics out there, the answer is- YES!  We made a reservation in advance on our previous visit […]