Author Archive for: ‘Lisa’

Whale Watching in Baja – San Ignacio Lagoon, Baja, Mexico

Whale Watching in Baja – San Ignacio Lagoon, Baja, Mexico

Who’s Watching Whom? At San Ignacio Lagoon, a magical place halfway down the Pacific Coast of the Baja Peninsula, whales …

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Las Ventanas al Paraiso – Los Cabos, Baja, Mexico

Las Ventanas al Paraiso – Los Cabos, Baja, Mexico

Windows to Paradise Located at the tip of the 1,000-mile long Baja Peninsula, near where the Pacific Ocean meets the …

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Positano’s Hotels – Campania, Italy

Positano’s Hotels – Campania, Italy

Bastions of Elegance and Luxury In 1953, John Steinbeck described the Hotel le Sirenuse as “a dream place . . …

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The Amalfi Coast – Campania, Italy

The Amalfi Coast – Campania, Italy

Italy’s Dream Drive It’s hard to keep your eyes on the road while zipping along the dazzling landscape of the …

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Spaccanapoli – Naples, Campania, Italy

Spaccanapoli – Naples, Campania, Italy

Joyously Chaotic Everyday Life, Neapolitan Style Dive into the laundry-festooned back alleyways of one of Italy’s most vibrant and spirited …

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National Archaeological Museum – Naples, Campania, Italy

National Archaeological Museum – Naples, Campania, Italy

A Fallen Empire’s Spoils If you wondered where all the precious sculpture and artifacts excavated from Pompeii and Herculaneum wound …

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Capri – Campania, Italy

Capri – Campania, Italy

Glamorous Outpost of Roman Emperors and Modern-Day Sybarites This floating rough-cut gem of an island has been a favored summer …

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Alberobello – Apulia, Italy

Alberobello – Apulia, Italy

Welcome to Trulliland! In the little-known but fascinating region of Apulia, the heel of the Italian “boot,” is Alberobello, a …

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The Monasteries of the Meteora – Thessaly, Greece

The Monasteries of the Meteora – Thessaly, Greece

A Rock Forest and Its Ancient Inhabitants Perched on seemingly inaccessible pinnacles of rock 1,000 feet above the Peneus Valley, …

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Hydra – Saronic Gulf Islands, Greece

Hydra – Saronic Gulf Islands, Greece

An Isle with Style Your first sight of Hydra will be the lovely quasi-circular harbor town and many fine sea …

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