Everywhere … and Disneyland

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“And where do YOU want to fly today?” “Everywhere!!!…and Disneyland.” Once a week I teach the Brazilian martial art of capoeira to kids from ages 2 – 12.  I don’t have any kids of my own and before I started taking classes with Capoeira Brasil Los Angeles, I never would have thought myself to be a… Read More

Angkor Wat Sunrise

Posted in Asia| Cambodia
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It is of such extraordinary construction that it is not possible to describe it with a pen, particularly since it is like no other building in the world. It has towers and decoration and all the refinements which the human genius can conceive of. – António da Madelena, Portuguese monk who, in 1586, was the first westerner to see… Read More

My Favorite Gifts for Travelers

Posted in Gifts| shopping
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What are the best gifts for travelers for a birthday, holiday, or ‘Congrats you made it to the American Airlines Executive Platinum status’ gift? Well a plane ticket is always a safe bet.  But if they already have that squared away, here are some other great suggestions broken up into Coach, Business and First Class options… Read More

A Weekend Away for Women Travelers

Posted in Blogging| Inspiration| USA
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Though I grew up in Pennsylvania, I have happily lived in the land of palm trees and 60 degree “winters” for years. I rarely look back and I joke regularly about never wanting to scrape another windshield or shovel another snowy driveway again in my life. I don’t think I’ve ever complained about not having the… Read More