Around the World A Travel Journal

Around the World

Christmas Lights

Spirit of the Season

A couple of years ago, I read about a Christmas celebration at the Coronado Historic Site in Bernalillo, the former ...
Buildings in San Francisco, California (scaled)

Finest Spots and Things to Do at Pier 39 and Surrounds in San Francisco

People are what makes Pier 39 in San Francisco a happening place. Especially on the weekends. Everyone is having a ...
New vine growth

Small Towns, Big Visions

This was such a fun trip! Temecula is never a bad idea. Check out everything about it on pages 10 ...
Bison skulls with paint

Toro Restaurant and Rum Bar – Scottsdale

This was a really fun and laid-back place to have an early dinner in Scottsdale, Arizona. Check out this quick ...

Arizona

Bison skulls with paint

Toro Restaurant and Rum Bar – Scottsdale

This was a really fun and laid-back place to have an early dinner in Scottsdale, Arizona. Check out this quick ...
Horseshoe Bend

Horseshoe Bend – Mother Nature’s Art

Since I was in the neighborhood, that neighborhood being Page, Arizona, I decided I might as well hit Horseshoe Bend ...
Curvy rock formations

The Colors of Antelope Canyon

I'm sure we've all seen images of Antelope Canyon and have ooo-ed and ahhh-ed all over ourselves. But nothing beats ...

California

Ceiling designs: net with crabs, planes, and hot air balloons (scaled)

Crab House – So Much Food!

If you love seafood and plenty of it, check out my latest article on Spotted by Locals. You'll thank me ...
The Eagle Café welcoming banner

Eagle Café – The Best Hangover Spot for Breakfast

If you want a great place to go to nurse your hangover, this is your spot. Check out my latest ...
Three cups of coffee with latte art

Biscoff Coffee Corner – The Best Coffee Stop at Pier 39

Since coffee is my go-to morning wake me up drink, you should check out my latest article with Spotted by ...
Buildings in San Francisco, California (scaled)

Finest Spots and Things to Do at Pier 39 and Surrounds in San Francisco

People are what makes Pier 39 in San Francisco a happening place. Especially on the weekends. Everyone is having a ...

Canada

visiting montreal, canada

Video – Welcome to Montreal!

My latest video for Rovology. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etIspcT4mx0&t=2s
visiting montreal, canada

15 Best Things to Do in Montreal, Canada

Check out my latest article here! https://rovology.com/canada/quebec/best-things-to-do-in-montreal-canada/
Aboriginal Cultural Festival - Victoria, BC

Victoria: A Jewel in the Crown of British Columbia

I’ve been to Victoria, British Columbia exactly twice in my life with nearly 30 years distance between trips. The first ...

Ireland

Charlie Robinson’s Field

An Impromptu Bit of Entertainment with the Irish Seed Savers – Ireland

Check out my recent video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uoaXlSxzYZA
The sea making aggressive waves

The Wild Atlantic Way with Traverse Journeys – Guest Blog Post – 2019

Check out my guest blog post on TraverseJourneys.com https://traversejourneys.com/blog/2019/12/13/tips-for-photographing-wild-atlantic-way-ireland

Illinois

Eat sign

Omaha Steaks – A Legacy

Never been to Omaha? Well, you are going to want to go now…or as soon as this virus is done ...

New Mexico

toltec brewing

Toltec Brewing

This was a great place to watch a game! Check out my latest article for Savory Traveler! https://savorytraveler.com/restaurant_reviews/toltec-brewing/
Lights forming a cowboy and a desert scenery

Christmas Southwest Style

This was so much fun to write and photograph! Check out my latest article in Food, Wine, and Travel Magazine, ...
Christmas Lights

Spirit of the Season

A couple of years ago, I read about a Christmas celebration at the Coronado Historic Site in Bernalillo, the former ...
Santa Fe - La Cieneguilla Cave

8 Best Things to Do in Santa Fe, New Mexico – 2021 List and Images

Check out my latest article! https://rovology.com/united-states/new-mexico/best-things-to-do-in-santa-fe-new-mexico/

North Carolina

Black house

Dreams Do Come True on the Outer Banks

Ever since I saw the movie Nights in Rodanthe, with the fantastic house, the wild horses running on the beach, the ...

Texas

San Antonio Riverwalk

San Antonio: UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy

My latest UNESCO article with the folks over at Wander with Wonder. Check it out! https://www.wanderwithwonder.com/san-antonio-unesco-creative-city-of-gastronomy/
Spices

Following the UNESCO Culinary Trail in San Antonio, Texas

What a great trip this was! So many great things to do, so many great people to talk to, so ...
Hall of the Mountain King

San Antonio’s Underground and UNESCO Culinary Honors

Check out my latest article on San Antonio's Underground and UNESCO Culinary Honors on GoNOMAD - https://www.gonomad.com/197159-san-antonio-underground

Washington

Boat dock

11 of the Coolest Things to Do in Port Townsend, Washington

Check out my latest article for Rovology here...