Category Archives: Travel

Lisbon: a Foodie Heaven

For me, food is the main focus of every trip.  Last year’s sister reunion in Lisbon was no exception. Traveling with three sisters is tricky. Luckily, we all share a love of good food, thanks to our mom, who in our minds was one of the best cooks ever.  Here’s a roundup if you only…



Fun Mexico trip to Tulum, Tankah

Overview I love the concept of this sprawling 500 acre property, Bahia Principe, with 4 luxury hotels in the Riviera Maya complex, just an hour and a half from Cancun airport.  It’s in the same vein like cruising, everything is inclusive so you don’t have to worry about paying for every little thing when you’re…



The Perfect Wave, The Perfect Table

When I mention I’m going on a cruise to my friends, I often get a contemptuous look with an occasional comment like, “Cruising?… Isn’t that for the newly wed, nearly dead and overfed?”   Since my husband and I are, “none of the above”, the motivation for our first Royal Caribbean (RCI) cruise two years…