5 Singapore Discoveries

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A chance to visit Singapore for the second time?? I’LL TAKE IT! This past December, as part of my birthday trip, I decided to include Singapore in my itinerary.  The choice was partially made on convenience as Singapore was a good hub for other stops I planned in Asia.  But I was also excited to see… Read More

2018: Travel Goals for the Year Ahead

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It is that time of year again when my mind turns to my 2018 travel goals. The holiday decorations are packed up, the non stop eating and festivities are over, the weather is cold and you just want to stay inside…OK that last part is not quite true. It was around 75 degrees today in LA… Read More

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