Tag Archives: travel

Tuesday is Texas

The Dallas Public Library was one of the most enlightening escapes to be had during a business trip. Where else can you find a copy of the Declaration of Independence, Shakespeare’s portfolios and a floor dedicated to nothing but music? … Continue reading

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Saturday Snapshots – Looking Back at Belle Grove

Hard to believe it’s been two weeks since my wonderful respite at Belle Grove Plantation Bed and Breakfast! Michelle was an excellent host who greeted me at the late hour and gave me a short tour before showing me to … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: SOS

Today’s Daily Prompt is: You’re at the beach, lounging on your towel, when a glistening object at the water’s edge catches your eye. It’s a bottle — and yes, it contains a message. What does it say?/Photographers, artists, poets: show us … Continue reading

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Monday Moment – Train Travel

“Nothing gives me as much pleasure as travelling. I love getting on trains and boats and planes.” ~ Alan Rickman “A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.” ~ Lao Tzu “Arriving at one goal is … Continue reading

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Wandering Far from Home

Here is my response to day’s Daily Prompt:  Tell us about the farthest you’ve ever traveled from home. Photographers, artists, poets: show us DISTANCE. The Roman Holiday was the most exhilarating time away from my regular routine of study/work/sleep. The week there … Continue reading

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Saturday Snapshots – Dallas Edition Con’t.

Three quick photos from Dallas – or the ‘post and dash’ edition today. Enjoy!

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Saturday Snapshot – Rivers and Rails Edition (*with Repeats)

(Repeat one above) (Repeat two, below) Any particular routes you’d like to ramble along?

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Free Fall Friday

Biblioteca Angelica – Rome, Photo from http://www.aboutroma.com/libraries-in-rome.html Or my one-word response to today’s Daily Prompt: You’re stranded in a foreign city for a day with no money and no friends. Where do you go; what do you do? LIBRARY! No, … Continue reading

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Seven Days

Little Lotto by Tommia Wright In response to the Daily Post’s challenge of: You wake up tomorrow morning to find all your plans have been cancelled for the next seven days and $10,000 on your dresser. Tell us about your … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wanderings

The first day of the year was spent watching the parade (well, channel-hopping to hear various takes on the same parade), listening to odd solutions to hangovers (granted, I would think most folks would do what they could to ‘avoid … Continue reading

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