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Nazare in Portugal

Aug 10, 2012
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Nazare on the Atlantic Coast of Portugal – July 24 and July 25, 2012 With the exhibition well under way, we headed off to explore…

Exhibition in Estremoz

Aug 4, 2012
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July 19 to July 23 – Estremoz, Portugal After months of thinking and planning and endless discussions, we were finally in Estremoz looking at Gregg’s…

Alentejo Days

Aug 2, 2012
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July 19 to July 23 From Salamanca we drove about three hours to arrive at Monte da Fornalha, a lovely bed and breakfast in the…

Viva Salamanca – July 18

Aug 1, 2012
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We left San Sebastian on July 18 to drive down to Salamanca. Although the freeway was pretty clogged with big trucks, Gregg found the driving…

San Sebastian – Donostia – July 17 and 18

Aug 1, 2012
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We left Paris on the morning of July 17 and took the TGV down to Bordeaux where we picked up our car — a very…

Au Revoir Paris!

Jul 26, 2012
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Paris – July 16 On our last day in Paris, we took it easy – both going our separate ways for part of the day…

Hanging Out in Paris

Jul 25, 2012
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Paris – July 15 and 16 In front of Notre Dame after sunset I’ve been lucky enough to visit Paris quite a few times over…

Paris on Bastille Day

Jul 25, 2012
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Paris – July 14 The train pulled into the Gare de Lyon around 2 pm on Bastille Day – La Fete Nationale. We heard somewhere…

A Day in Amsterdam – Art and Nia and Canals

Jul 23, 2012
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Our first—and only—full day in Amsterdam dawned wet and cold and rainy. So we felt totally at home! I was also very glad that at…

Welcome to Amsterdam!

Jul 23, 2012
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After a relatively a stress-free flight, we arrived at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam and hopped on the 197 bus that was to stop within meters…

Siena!

Oct 11, 2011
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After breakfast this morning at the Villa Ducci in San Gimignano, I was treated to a tour down a medieval stone staircase that led from…

Another Day and More Towers

Oct 10, 2011
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Last night, I enjoyed dinner at the hotel (ravioli in walnut sauce – to die for) and had a good chat with the Dutch couple…