FINDING ROMANCE

Krems

Truthfully, yesterday I had a hard time thinking about what ever could be romantic about the town of Krems, and the Gottweig Abbey, and where would I be able to find romance today? Up early, off to breakfast and then on a bus, and, shortly, we arrived at the Gottweig Abbey.  A history lesson - actually, a walk in history as the abbey has been working for over 900 years and still to this day runs successfully...

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FEAR OF MISSING OUT

HEEDING my husband's advice to not fear missing out is my theme for today.  Breakfast introduced me to the idea that I am probably missing out when our table-mates informed us that they were going on three full excursions today!   Not only are we not going on three excursions today, but did we choose the wrong one?

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Day in Budapest

TODAY the day started out foggy and Budapest lived up to its romantic reputation on the Danube.

ON the Atla, we started with a lovely breakfast. Not only was there smoked salmon, but it is possible to order eggs as you like them, fresh fruit and cooked veggies. Healthy eating is definitely an...

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Plan your trip wisely

I feel at home in Europe – I loved it the first time I went there on a school trip when I was in high school.  Today, of course, I live in rural Alberta, a place far removed from Europe and its many varied offerings!  Our upcoming European trip is very exciting for me.

Think of the options when choosing a European trip as they are so varied...

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Travel for the over 50 Crowd

Travel Now - Over 50

When you get to be over 50 years old, travel becomes something a bit different. When I was young, I had the energy and the desire to travel with a backpack on my back, and just go. No plans, but a lot of plans.

Travel Then - 20s

 

Impromptu Trip to London

One time, during a three-month summer school break while I was taking court...

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