I get around: ten non-traditional means of transportation

Getting from one place to another always proves to be an interesting and important part of the travel experience. So why not mix it up a little? This week we explore some memorable modes of transportation: planes, trains and automobiles have been excused from the list. (But parachutes, jungle trams and motorbikes made it). Continue Reading →

No. 2 – Barbados: My mother’s birthplace

Welcome to my mother’s birthplace, and the second country I visited, the first time barely 2 years old. Rich in natural cane sugar (which is turned into some of the world’s finest rum) and home to the flying fish, Barbados is an ecological wonder. With its unspoiled (and sometimes deadly) beaches, fun loving culture, relaxed way of life and interesting culture, how could you not want to visit Barbados? Continue Reading →