Category: Travels

World Tour: Taiwan’s State Banquet 2015
[ 0 ] June 12, 2015 |

World Tour: Taiwan’s State Banquet 2015

Embassy dinners are the best.  I recently had the pleasure of attending the Taiwanese Feast hosted by The Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office (TECRO) in the United States at the Embassy of Taiwan. During this dinner, many dignitaries and politicians were in attendance to taste the many Taiwanesse dishes. It far exceeded my expectations. Chef Pan Meng-Jen, […]

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Adventures in Alabama.
[ 0 ] April 16, 2015 |

Adventures in Alabama.

Selma 50 took me to a foreign land.  A foreign land to yours truly because I had never ventured to this area of the south nor did I have a lot of interest in it before Selma 50.  Alabama is an interesting place.  Having a deep historical presence in the Civil Rights movement, Alabama offers […]

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Time for a road trip?  Tips to make it Good.
[ 0 ] January 23, 2015 |

Time for a road trip? Tips to make it Good.

Road trips can be brutal, which is why I jumped at the opportunity to make my experience less brutal with the 2015 Chevy Tahoe.  With the navigation headed south, I hit the road for a week long getaway of eating and more eating.  The Tahoe was a welcome experience because it was the size of […]

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Weekend Getaway:  Annapolis
[ 1 ] December 12, 2014 |

Weekend Getaway: Annapolis

Getting out of the District these days can be a challenge if your resources are limited.  Money, time off from work and travel companions all weigh into the planning process.  Recently, I needed a BREAK.  Searching the map much like Prince Akeem in Coming to America, I scoured quick getaways that would not empty the […]

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Getaway to the Cape
[ 1 ] July 10, 2014 |

Getaway to the Cape

Visiting Cape Cod for the summers is a pastime to many East Coasters.  Having Mum’s side of the family situated near the Outer Banks, however, left me with little reason to venture further up north versus further down south for beach time.  When the opportunity arose to visit Sea Crest Beach Hotel before all the […]

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