St. John ~ a Beach Week Alternative

When number three graduated, instead of beach week with hundreds, we spent a glorious week in St. John with five!  After arriving in St. Thomas, we checked into the Westin (AT the airport), gave them our luggage and jumped into the Westin van headed to the dock. ...

Multi-Generational Travel and Spain

I chose Spain as the destination for my 6 year old son’s first overseas trip (and overnight flight) and I could not have picked any better.  We planned travel around his Thanksgiving school break and found that traveling in Europe in November is relaxing. The summer...

An Elephant-Back Safari!

After breakfast, we went on an elephant-back safari in the Gundreni Forest.  The only unusual animals we saw were a pair of one-horned rhinoceros, with a few deer and monkeys … no leopard or bear. In the afternoon, our group was loaded into two “Jeeps”—actually...

The Tour To Bhutan

The tour to Bhutan originated in Bangkok, where nearly all tours of Bhutan begin. Every visitor must arrive with a tour guide and certificates for visas to enter the country. Adding a couple of extra days in Bangkok prior to the tour allowed just enough time to visit...