Tag Archives: Travel

Travel blogs to check out

Ok, ok, I’m home.  Not traveling.  Hanging out.  Actually it is quite nice.  I’m happy. Weird though.  Almost daily someone asks me where my next trip is. I have to admit,   nothing exotic  on the near horizon. I’m staying on … Continue reading

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New York City: Have a Foodie Holiday

I was in New York City for a couple of days a few weeks ago and got the sense that the city has gone “nuts” over all things cuisine.  Yes, to be a foodie is to be cool and hip … Continue reading

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New York City: Sights, Scenes and Suggestions

Home again…..after three stimulating days in New York City.  I’ve loved this city for 40 years.  It is filled with memories of visits during my early married years, excursions with our children and multiple trips to cover the fashion shows … Continue reading

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DesignDestinations: Celebrating 125 Posts

Wow! I looked at my blog stats page recently and noted that I had done 124 posts.  In Old Media terms, this is 124 articles (of sorts). I never dreamed when I launched DesignDestinations in August of 2009 I would … Continue reading

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Tuscany is as much an idea as a place.

Recently I read something about Tuscany that really intrigued me.  The author said, “Like Paris, Tuscany is an idea as well as a place.”  It’s a feeling, an ambiance, a concept and experience.  Tuscany is what we think of when … Continue reading

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