On my cruise in 2013 to Istanbul, Turkey, I was on a day tour to Ephesus to see the ruins. Along the way the tour guide makes us stop at a Turkish Carpet store, supposedly to just see how these quality carpets are made. Yea, right! We entered the show room area which was just … More My Turkish Carpet Buying Experience!
I have been fortunate enough to have been to Amsterdam, Holland 3 times in my life already! Once as a child living in Germany in the 1960s, the 2nd time in 2016 at the end of Baltic Cruise, and then again last year 2019 as a part of another cruise port of call that went … More Amsterdam, Holland
Here I am again in self quarantine going out only as the work and food shopping necessitates. I work on my blogs and post some of them from many years ago and I start to realize what large crowds one encounters on many of these tours, trips, and outings. Now the world talks about social … More Musings
Yes, that seems like a long time from now, more than a year, but I am starting look for something to do with my Iberia Airlines future flight travel voucher I have to use before June 30, 2021. I am looking now at Crystal Cruises that I enjoyed back in 2013 on a cruise to … More Planning for Summer 2021