Cities: Athens, Greece; Corfu, Greece This July, we all left Philly heading to Athens, Greece. My wife Linda, 4 of my children, Lianda, Ian II, Lorianna and Dilan and Ian’s girlfriend Kristen. We landed and headed to the Grand Bretagne in the city and checked in to our suites and rooms overlooking the Syntagma Square […]
Cities: Cape Town, Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve As Linda and I landed in Johannesburg on our South African Airlines flight from Washington, DC, we were met right off the plane by a representative of Swain’s Platinum Meet & Greet service and were and escorted through South African Customs and claimed our luggage (a definite […]
Cities: Stockholm (Sweden), Helsinki (Finland), St. Petersburg (Russia), Tallinn (Estonia), Copenhagen (Denmark) We land in Stockholm by way of Philadelphia and London, and make our way to the city and the Grand Hotel Stockholm with our informative transfer driver. The Grand Hotel is directly opposite the Palace and on one of the many canals of […]
Cities: Outback South Australia, Lord Howe Island Flinders Ranges, Australia May 2010 After record rainfall in the Outback of South Australia, the ranges were bursting with lush plant life. Far from the usual red desert, abundance of green was evident, and only enhanced the dramatic scenery of the Flinders Ranges and the National Park.
Cities: Wakaya Club As we check in at Nadi airport at Air Wakaya we are met by the airport representative of the Wakaya Club and Spa. David Gilmour created the fantasy island 20 years ago and it has been the resort of choice for many famous and intrepid Americans searching for paradise, since then. Mainly […]
Cities: Likuliku Island Resort & Spa We left San Francisco on board Air New Zealand’s 747 in their Premier Business Class section. The seats are in a “herringbone” configuration on either side of the plane facing towards the windows in the forward part of the plane and then facing outwards, side by side in the […]