Tag Archives: Hiking

Pandemic Travel Interlude: Avis Drama, Lower Hudson Valley, Tarrytown House Estate, and Sheraton Tarrytown

I said my next post would begin my trip report of my February/March 2020 trip to Japan, but I changed my mind. Instead, I’ll give you a quick report of some travel I did this summer. Being in isolation for months, living alone and working from home, was rough. My… Read more »

A Weekend in Cape Town

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This is the seventh in a series of posts documenting my January 2019 trip around the world, which took me to Victoria Falls, Cape Town, Chiang Mai, and Hong Kong.  You can read my last post, which covered my stay at the Park Inn Cape Town Foreshore, here. The last… Read more »

Exploring Cape Town: Part 3:  Table Mountain hike, Company’s Garden, Bo-Kaap

This is part 8 of my series exploring my March 2017 trip to South Africa and Namibia, which started here. My last day in Cape Town was an ambitious one, but I was pretty successful.  In the morning, I did Table Mountain, and then in the afternoon I did a loop… Read more »

Trip Report: Exploring the Seychelles Part 2: Hiking to Anse Major and a Sainte Anne Marine Park Excursion

As promised, this is the second of two posts covering our experiences of the Seychelles outside the Hilton Northolme.  To read about eating in the Seychelles and the capital of Victoria, check out this post. Hiking to Anse Major I like doing at least one physical activity on my vacations,… Read more »

New Mexico Trip Report: Santa Fe, Bandelier National Monument, the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza and Hilton Santa Fe at Buffalo Thunder Reviews

Note:  The rest of my stay in New Mexico was relatively uneventful, and I am waaay behind on blogging, so I’m combining the rest of my thoughts on the trip into one large post. After this, I still have an Alaska trip to blog, and my big European summer adventure… Read more »