Our first trip to Hawaii was in 1982. Waikiki in those days had puka shell vendors on every corner, sidewalks so crowded you couldn’t move, no place on the beach for our mat and “girls of the night” up and down the streets. I can’t believe it is the same place today.
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Many people love doing everything themselves. That is why the Lowe’s and Home Depot are so successful. As I watch a little TV, I see online shopping for everything from cars to homes to travel. I can just hear people saying “I can do this myself. I don’t need any help.”
Over the years many people have asked me how to pack a suitcase. I have taken some classes from “experts” and gotten good tips but trial and error is the way I learn most things. I cannot count the trips I have taken and still, every time I go someplace, I struggle with the “how […]
Do you dread that last night of the cruise and having to see the room charges you have racked up? Do you drag out your pile of receipts just to prove that the cruise line must have added way more than you signed for? Maybe someone told you a cruise was “all inclusive”?
Has winter gotten a grip where you live? Where do you go to find sun and warm? Hawaii, of course. I have been 26 times to the tropical Paradise. But it has been 20 years since we went to Kauai. So, off we go….
Rivers were the freeways long ago and much of the commerce in Europe still goes down the rivers. Now many river cruises are giving us the ability to see and hear the history of the country in an easy trip. You unpack once, your meals are prepared for you, someone makes your bed and cleans […]