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Adventure U.S. Washington DC

Historic Clifton: Small Town USA

Historic Clifton will reel you in like a fisherman dangling a worm off his rod. I knew this Virginia town’s small-time vibe “hooked” me when we drove down Main Street, and I saw the Texaco gas station sign. Had…

Adventure International

Dylan Thomas Centre: Swansea, Wales

Welsh poet Dylan Thomas died too soon, but his poems will live forever in his books and museum. I love visiting museums dedicated to writers’ lives, so I decided to visit the Dylan Thomas Centre in Swansea, Wales. The…

Adventure International

Kefalonia: Greek Island Paradise

Immerse yourself in Kefalonia, a green island that offers many pursuits, including Greek history and culture. “Throw your guidebook away. Why do you so desperately need to know what to do?”  Wise words, indeed. Imagine, if you will, that…

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Bristol Street Art Tour

My Bristol Street Art tour awes me. Bristol is a tattoo city, wearing its ink on the sides of city buildings. This street art stretches back nearly 50 years.  For the young artists (branded as hooligans and delinquents), their…

Adventure Walking Washington DC

Georgetown Gardens: Dumbarton Oaks

Georgetown gardens are numerous, but there is a century-old specimen that outshines all of its competitors. Dumbarton Oaks is a country estate built in a city. Located on R Street NW in Washington, DC, it nestles between Rock Creek…