At the start of this year, we had no plans to visit Israel. It wasn’t that we didn’t want to go to Israel, just that other destinations held more appeal for us. But all that changed overnight. when our good friend Jeff announced he was getting married in Tel Aviv, and that we were invited. … Continue reading “Inspired By Israel”
Chatsworth House is one of my favourite grand houses in the UK. A trip to Derbyshire is never complete without time at Chatsworth House, it’s beautiful parkland or at least a trip to the farm shop and Cafe. In mid August we ventured once again to enjoy all that is to offer at Chatsworth. The hot … Continue reading “Chatsworth: A Grand Day Out”
The Moore Homestead was the very first home built in Skagway as the Gold Rush started to take hold.
Skagway, Alaska, is a city in the southeast of the state, and popular cruise ship port on the Inside Passage. It was home to the Klondike Gold Rush in the late 1800s before transforming to capture the gold rush of cruise ship passengers that disembark every year. We embarked on some of this golden action … Continue reading “After the Gold Rush – Skagway Alaska”
The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel is one of Vancouver’s greatest hotels. We checked in for two nights staying in their top floor Harbor View Suite.