Table of Contents


Here is a complete list of all the items on our blog in alphabetical order by name of place, or city and country. Click on a link to go to that page. This list is updated with each new entry.

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Algarve, Portugal – Prince Henry disappoints me

Amsterdam and Zuyder Zee, Holland – Driving Across the Sea

Annecy, France – Chamonix and Annecy – Winter Olympics Past and Future

Antigua – Where the Religion is Cricket

Apache Spirit Ranch, Tombstone, Arizona

Baden Baden and Stuttgart Germany – A Tale of Two More Cities

Baltimore, Maryland/Boquete, Panama – In Search of Paradise – Boquete vs Baltimore

Bamberg, Germany – How to buy a ticket and ride the bus

Bamberg, Germany – May Day Celebrations 2010 in Gruner Markt

Bamberg, Germany – Stolpersteine and Civil Courage

Bamberg, Germany – Table set for fallen soldiers

Bamberg, Germany –   Walking through Gruner Markt

Bangkok, Thailand – Andy the Hobo Traveler

Bastogne, Brussels – Battle of the Bulge

Bayreuth, Germany – Wagner’s Festspielhaus

Berlin, Germany – A small island with a difference

Bern, Switzerland – Genius and Myth

Biarritz, France – An unlikely place for xenophobia

Biloxi, Mississippi – Where Katrina came calling

Bonn, Germany – Bonn vs Frankfurt – A Capital Choice

Boquete, Panama/Baltimore, Maryland – In search of paradise – Boquete vs Baltimore

Budapest, Hungary – The emperor Rides the Subway

Burgundy, France – Following the Sun in Burgundy

Camp Crittenden,  Arizona – Apaches and mountain lions

Canterbury, England – A Marlowe Mystery

Cape Henry, Virginia – Battle of the Capes

Casablanca, Morocco – Rick’s Café

Cedar Key, Florida – Early September is not the time to visit

Central Europe – 7 Countries in 7 Days

Chamonix, France – Chamonix and Annecy – Winter Olympics Past and Future

Coburg, Germany – The Birthplace of a Good Man

Coral Castle Homestead Florida – Where Love Turned to Stone

Cornwall, England – Where palm trees grow

Coronado Island, California – Connected by The Silver Strand

Crystal River, Florida – Home of the Manatees

Dublin, Ireland – Dublin and a matter of taste

English Channel – Riding the Eurostar Train to London 

Frankfurt, Germany – Bonn vs Frankfurt – A Capital Choice

Freetown, Sierra Leone – Anarchy has arrived

Gatlinburg, Tennessee – How to have a famous town named after you

Geilo, Norway – The Land of the Midnight Sun

Gibraltar – Picadors are no longer needed

Grand Cayman – Hardly Caribbean

Hamburg, Germany – Birthplace of a Great Fortune

Inverness Florida – When Irma Came To Visit

Jekyll Island, Georgia – Birthplace of a Conspiracy

Jos, Nigeria – Kindly re-direct your obliteration

Juarez, Mexico – How Juarez Mexico has changed!!!

Key West, Florida – A handful of gold

Kyrenia, Cyprus – When Kyrenia was Greek

Lake Louise, Canada – How to deal with angry bears

London, England – Guy Fawkes and Osama bin Laden

London, England – The Chimes of Big Ben

London, England – The East India Club and the Carlton Club

London, England – The Old Stationers Association

Madeira, Portugal – Dreamers get lucky

Marion, South Carolina – The Swamp Fox

Mayfair, London, England – Death of a Duke

Metz, France and Trier, Germany – A Tale of Two Cities

Mdina, Malta – The Silent City

Middle Caicos, Turks and Caicos Islands – A deserted tropical island within easy reach

Montezuma’s Peak, Sierra Vista, Arizona – High above the Arizona Mexico border

Mt. Dora, Florida – A Very Modest Mountain

Mt. Rushmore, South Dakota – Dakota

Munich, Germany – Protect the Munchner from Borofsky

Munster, Germany – Munster’s Own Miracle

Neuschwanstein Castle,  Germany – What would King Ludwig have thought

Newport, Rhode Island – The Gilded Age

New York – Statues of Liberty

Niagara Falls, Canada – A pioneering old lady

Nuremberg, Germany – Leni Riefenstahl and the Nazi Rallies at Nuremberg

Oahu, Hawaii – The Pineapple King

Ottawa, Canada’s Capital City

Paris, France – Trust in the Power of Prayer

Pompeii, Italy – Credit cards not accepted

Regensburg, Germany – A frustrated retirement

Rocky Point, Mexico – What’s Your Point

Roswell, New Mexico – My Friends From Outer Space

San Luis Rey Mission Band of Luiseno Indians Pow Wow

Savannah, Georgia – America’s youngest colony

Slovenia – At the end of the tunnel

Strasbourg, France – A Tower of Babel

Stuttgart, Germany – Baden Baden and Stuttgart – A Tale of Two More Cities

Tarpon Springs, Florida – Squeeze Me Please

Titsey, England – In search of a Roman Mosaic

Tombstone, Arizona – Thoughts of Mortality

Tottenham, England – Spurs

Trier, Germany and Metz, France – A Tale of Two Cities

Trieste, Italy – Castles by the Sea

Ulm, Germany  – Home of the tallest church in the world

Vaduz, Liechtenstein – The Rhein’s first port of call

Vezelay, France – Following the Sun in Burgundy

Westerham, England – A Tale of Two Heroes

West Point, New York – Washington’s Great Chains

Ybor City, Florida – The City Cigars Built

Zuyder Zee, Holland – Driving Across the Sea