A Leap of Faith in Poland…Finding Family Roots in Auschwitz

National Holocaust Remembrance Day is April 27, 2014. This is a repost from my adventures in Poland a few years ago, and the adventure of finding my great grandmother’s records at the Auschwitz in Krakow Poland. He never knew his grandmother. She died before he … Continue reading

10 Lessons I learned from Paulo Coelho, Einstein, and Traveling Abroad (part 2)

This is a continuation from my previous post from author Paolo Coelho’s blog . 6. Live in the Moment “I never think of the future – it comes soon enough.” The Sea of Galilee, the Mt of Jericho, even canyoneering in the French … Continue reading

Shamrocks, Leprechauns and lots of SNOW?

What’s not to love about Ireland? Tiny green men promising  pots of gold and lucky charms? The warm hospitality of the locals who will literally bend over backwards to help you? The possibility of running into Gerard Butler as you … Continue reading

Favorite What do you do for a living?? I TRAVEL!!!!

Yesterday began the start of another adventure. After a 3 month pit stop in Monaco to refuel my travel funds, I packed up my dusty suitcase and headed back on the road towards the beautiful Tuscany region of Italy. It … Continue reading

What Yachting Taught me about Success: A View From the Porthole Window

Spending the summer in the French Riviera working for a multi billionaire I’m surrounded by glitz, glamour, and what most people might consider “success.” I watch as hoards of tourists come in from the cruise ships, posing in front of … Continue reading