The Markets of Paris, France

One of my most favorite things to do in Paris is to explore the public markets. While I’d never be one to argue not to visit the Seine, Montmartre, Musée d’Orsay, and Le Marais,… Continue reading

The GR 20 Trail – Corsica, France

Of the many Grande Randonnée hiking trails in Europe, the GR 20 on the island of Corsica is considered to be one of the best, if not the best. The 180 kilometer/111.8 mile… Continue reading

Panoramas of Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Every time I take a trip in the American West I’m always surprised at the large sense of space. I shouldn’t be though. One of the things I tried to capture in this… Continue reading

Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Though the Teton Range in northwest Wyoming is one of the shorter mountain ranges in the Rocky Mountains, it seems like it has an infinite number of adventure sports and photography opportunities. I… Continue reading

Sintra, Portugal

Just to the northwest of Lisbon, there’s a very nice day trip awaiting you. Dating back to the fifth century B.C., what is now known as Sintra includes Roman ruins and expansive Moorish… Continue reading

Lisbon, Portugal

The laid back vibe of Lisbon offers a nice change of pace from other, larger European capital cities I have visited. The city is pretty easy to get around in, especially if you… Continue reading

Naples, Italy

My first visit to southern Italy started with a two-day visit to Naples. I read a fair amount about it before making the decision to travel there having heard so many mixed reviews.… Continue reading

The Amalfi Coast and Capri, Italy

The sheer and sweeping cliffs of Italy’s Amalfi Coast are impressive to say the least. Small villages and towns are perched all along the hillsides, while the blue waters of the Mediterranean shine… Continue reading

Sorrento, Italy

Sorrento certainly is a worthy home base for exploring the Amalfi Coast and Naples region. The town has two beautiful ports with backdrops that are really fantastic and an easy-to-explore downtown. After spending… Continue reading

Pompeii, Italy – UNESCO World Heritage Site

Another spot on my list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites to visit has been Pompeii. The city’s ruins sit in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, in Italy’s Campania region and is easily accessible… Continue reading