A desert overnight in Morocco is what lured us on this exotic trip. Take a look at my story for Chicago Tribune. See story here Advertisements
U.S. and Canadian travelers have likely heard of Croatia. You know, one of those Balkan countries more closely connected to Eastern Europe than the better-known tourist destinations of Europe and the Mediterranean. But listen up. Croatia is a jewel, especially for small ship cruising. I’ve traveled the world and its waters from the Amazon to … More Amazing Croatia surprises and delights
Our June trip to Croatia was outstanding in so many ways. Here’s a taste, just a little bit, of what we saw during our two weeks in one of the most beautiful countries in the world: Croatia. The photo is an image of the stone walls surrounding the old city of Dubrovnik, which is a … More Following “Game of Thrones” in Croatia
Here is my latest Chicago Tribune cover story, the tale of our surprising cruise through European Russia.
Take a look at my Egypt story that was published July 1 in the Chicago Tribune. Read the PDF below or visit the Chicago Tribune website to see the story and more photos online.
Some of my favorite times, though, were spent on deck, sipping coffee in the morning or a gin-and-tonic in the afternoon as we sailed Lakes Huron and Erie, then passed through the Thousand Islands archipelago at the mouth of the St. Lawrence. … More Cruising the Great Lakes