Dwell in an English Village for a Cool August – Part II Road Trips from Twyford
October 24, 2019
Twyford Village, in the midst of Hampshire, is in the middle of Saxon and Victorian England. Today villagers walk their dogs along the Itchen River, where the path connects Southampton to Winchester through Twyford. In...
Dwell in an English Village for a Cool August – Part I Twyford Village
October 17, 2019
So many cruise aficionados wish they could spend more time in one place. The desire is to take on the appearance of a local, in a relaxed atmosphere sans responsibility. Far from rush hour and...
Discover What’s New in St. Petersburg for 2021
October 9, 2019
St. Petersburg has become such a popular tourist destination that the continual hoard of people is steaming gold leaf off of the picture frames in the Hermitage. To enjoy the city as a cruise destination, choose an itinerary offering three days and two nights in port. Opt for early morning and evening excursions, or visit places less traveled....
Where’s Olav? Part 2
September 11, 2019
In the fifteenth century, when Norway was part of the Kalmar Union with Denmark and Sweden, Kalmar monarchs chose Nidaros Cathedral for their coronation. Reformation and the expulsion of Catholic clerics in the sixteenth century did not end Nidaros tradition....