Category: World Tour

What Taiwan Taught Me About The COVID-19 Pandemic
[ 8 ] March 16, 2020 |

What Taiwan Taught Me About The COVID-19 Pandemic

So a little over a month ago I visited Taiwan when coronavirus was just on the rise in cases and fatalities in mainland China. I was reluctant to share with my U.S. counterparts because I knew what people would say “You’re going to get the virus” or “You’re really going over there?!”. I had done […]

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24 Hours in Taichung, Taiwan
[ 0 ] February 26, 2020 |

24 Hours in Taichung, Taiwan

Taichung is one of those cities that you would likely visit second after visiting Taipei first.  I visited for 24 hours and can tell you there are several reasons that this city might be your first look into Taiwan before exploring other parts of the country. The Lantern Festival:  Taichung has hosted the Taiwan Lantern […]

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48 Hours in Taipei, Taiwan
[ 0 ] February 20, 2020 |

48 Hours in Taipei, Taiwan

I suppose I should start from the beginning.  Seven years ago, I had the chance of a lifetime to travel to Taiwan on a fully expense paid trip with a guest.  I did not go.  Why??  I had won the opportunity through a raffle and the only catch to redeeming the prize was that I […]

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Still Time to Get Off the Radar Before Summers End
[ 0 ] August 2, 2018 |

Still Time to Get Off the Radar Before Summers End

It can be a challenge to get off the radar in the Washington, D.C. area.  The quick getaways turn into running into a colleague or two on vacation with their families or running into any random person from your past spent in this area.  For an area that spreads across two states and a District, […]

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April Showers Bring Good Wines.
[ 0 ] April 20, 2018 |

April Showers Bring Good Wines.

Now it is beginning to feel like Spring!  With the weather ebbing and flowing these days between frigid cold and summer breezes, I do not know whether to pull out my hot chocolate or iced cold lemonade.  I do, however, know what wines I will be imbibing from here on out during the days of […]

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