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Revisiting My Appreciation for the South African Wines of Stellenbosch

Revisiting My Appreciation for the South African Wines of Stellenbosch

South Africa, the very dream destination for taking an African safari to see the big five, offers more to the traveler than just adventure. One can stay luxurious too. Just days before I left to visit the country I was invited to attend a South African wine expose in New York City. I discovered Africa […]

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An Islamorada Sunset Remembrance

An Islamorada Sunset Remembrance

The last time we talked I sat down on this same water’s edge, in this same place to watch the sunset as I often do in Islamorada.  Many in my community watch the sunset and in today’s world it serves as the chance to get fresh air with an opportunity to appreciate the beauty here […]

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Sunset Sunday – Chillout in Mallorca, Spain

So, with my recent staying adventurous podcast,  Ways to Travel in Covid-19, I discussed my love for the Sunset and wanted to revive my Sunset Sunday Series.  I especially wanted to focus on publishing more Sunset Sunday Guest Posts since the sunset is a universally shared experience. I reviewed my WhatsApp texts and discovered this […]

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Ways to Stay Traveling in Covid-19; Staying Adventurous ep42

Ways to Stay Traveling in Covid-19; Staying Adventurous ep42

The world is essentially at home, leisure travel has all but ceased during this declared pandemic. For many it has produced hardships with loss of loved ones, loss of jobs or even loss of ways of life. For us travelers, it is also hard to not do what we love, not to mention the concerns […]

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Let Me Inspire Your Travel Mojo and Send You a Postcard

Let Me Inspire Your Travel Mojo and Send You a Postcard

Mail seems less and less important these days besides unless it’s a package from Amazon. Receiving personal letters are largely a thing of the past sadly, and it’s been that way for years. Of course we still receive solicitations and bills, but many of those have gone electronic too.  Getting the mail isn’t an exciting […]

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Product Review: Stay Healthy and More with the Copper H2O Water Bottle

Product Review: Stay Healthy and More with the Copper H2O Water Bottle

Using a water bottle is essentially a no-brainer today if we care about the environment. It enables us to eliminate the need for single use plastic water bottles. Plus, if using a water filtration or purification system at home (I personally use a Berkey) it allows us to carry fresh, clean, good tasting water with […]

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It’s Not Just Stay Home, Stay Healthy and Stay Safe – It’s Stay Adventurous too

It’s Not Just Stay Home, Stay Healthy and Stay Safe – It’s Stay Adventurous too

Using “stay this” or “#staythat” has been my trademark for years. I haven’t only used it with adventurous, or even luxurious, but as a hashtag for my emotions, for the many destinations I’ve been fortunate to visit,  and to describe lessons (to be) learned on my life journey.  Now in our current world, people, corporations […]

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After a Long Weekend in Dubai, then What? Or rather then Where?

Dubai remains one of the destinations I plan to visit. The luxurious destination appears on my list of 20 destinations to visit in 2020s, but it seems more like a long weekend adventure, than an entire holiday. Of course, there are plenty of things to do in Dubai, but what other destinations should I consider […]

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