San Diego Sea Life

San Diego Sea Life

San Diego, California is a coastal community and provides many opportunities to see oceanic life.  Seaworld and the Birch Aquarium at Scripps (part of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography) offer a variety of experiences and adventures. However, you don’t...
Miami, Florida

Miami, Florida

A few years ago, we had the opportunity to travel to Miami with two-for-one airfare.  After thinking about it for a few seconds…we are on our way to Florida! Okay, a confession: this is a few years ago, and we are flying coach.  Sad, but true. ...
A Day in Martinique

A Day in Martinique

We are in Martinique for a day.  Why only one day?  Well, that’s explained in a future article, Island Hopping in the Caribbean, but basically, we have too many islands to visit in too little time.  Yes, we know: everyone should have such...
Montana Road Trip

Montana Road Trip

When you travel primarily using frequent flyer miles, you can get great deals and it also can spark some creative solutions. And this is the case for our trip to Montana and surrounding areas. We wanted to visit a friend who lives in a small town north of Missoula, MT...
Pima Air and Space Museum

Pima Air and Space Museum

We love to travel and have acquired an interest in aircraft.  Take a basic design — heck, we knew how to do that over 100 years ago — and twist it, compress it, stretch it, add extra engines, change the engine placement, and so on, and you create a testament...
An Afternoon in Plzeń, Czech

An Afternoon in Plzeń, Czech

An Afternoon in Plzeń, Czech While driving from Munich to Prague, we see the exit for Plzeń, look at each other, and say, “Why not?”  We’ve been in car a while and this is the perfect opportunity to stretch our legs and to visit a place far...