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

PYSCHO Valentine….My Crazy Travel love stories

 Valentines Day, the day when everyone who is single wishes they were with someone, and everyone who has a significant other doesn’t understand why they need a holiday (in addition to birthdays, anniversaries, and Christmas) to profess their undying love … 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