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Canterbury Tales

May 21st, 2008 by Cherié


OFF THE BEATEN TRACK: CANTERBURY, ENGLAND Approximately two hours south of London lies a sleepy, quaint, and charming town. The town was made famous by Geoffrey Chaucer in his legendary story entitled ” The Canterbury Tales”. Walking down the cobblestone streets, narrow passageways leading to another part of the town. One street after the other, […]

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London Calling

May 21st, 2008 by Cherié


When you think of London, what comes to mind? The Black Taxi Cabs, Big Ben Tower, The London Eye, Double Decker buses,Teas and Scones, Fish and Chips, or dare I say Marmite? A spread loved and hated by many… Of course, a lot comes to mind when London is mentioned in a conversation. It is […]

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Top of the Morning to ya!

May 14th, 2008 by Cherié


Shannon, Ireland I wish I could say it was Top of the Morning when I arrived in Shannon Ireland. I was grumpy, tired, and frustrated. Our flight from Boston destined to arrive in London was detoured to Shannon, Ireland. One of the passenger had an fatal medical emergency, in other words if we didn’t land […]

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Don’t Tread On Me

May 11th, 2008 by Cherié


Boston, Massachusetts Forget everything you think you know about Boston, the Colonial Times, and the American Revolution. The truth is, what you have learned in High School pales nothing in comparison of what really happened during that time. Now, the after you have cleared your mind; I suggest you pick up a copy of David […]

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The Ultimate Travel Packlist..

May 17th, 2007 by Cherié


Okay guys….. I know you struggle with this as much as I do… I always find myself packing everything I possibly can into one suitcase. In fact, I am KNOWN for this. The trick is finding the right amount, for the period of time that you are on holiday. My tip of the day, Pack […]

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Best Travel Poem

February 6th, 2007 by Cherié


THE ROAD NOT TAKENTwo roads diverged in a yellow wood,And sorry I could not travel bothAnd be one traveler, long I stoodAnd looked down one as far as I couldTo where it bent in the undergrowth;Then took the other, as just as fair,And having perhaps the better claim,Because it was grassy and wanted wear;Though as […]

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The Canals of Venice

July 26th, 2006 by Cherié


On my way to Venice, our port of call was Jesolo, Italy. The small city, is thriving with nightlife and in my opinion the Miami Beach of Italy. The beaches are pristine, no trash nothing, I cannot tell you how much of a relief it was walking on a beach without having to yell out […]

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Under the Tuscan Sun: Volterra, Italy

July 25th, 2006 by Cherié


Twilight is approaching, as I steadily climb the winding roads leading up to Volterra, Italy. Perched high up on a hill, in the Tuscan countryside lies a medieval fortress, a sleepy little town. Winding roads, tall pear shaped trees lining up to the city, the smell of summer wafting in. Once at the top, you […]

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