Two Tennessee Museums – Celebrating An American Musical Master

The ride between Nashville and Memphis is just over 3 hours, and if you go the fastest route, I-40, it’s uneventful.  On a recent visit to Tennessee, two museums stood out as the ones to visit: Graceland on Elvis Presley Boulevard, Memphis, and the Frist Museum of Fine Art on Broadway, off of Nashville’s tourist […]

72 Hours In Vegas

I hadn’t been to Sin City since the late 1980’s, and boy have things gotten bigger.  The skyline has probably doubled in size, there are way more casinos than I ever thought could exist in one place, yet, the fountains at the Bellagio looked smaller than they looked in the Ocean’s 11 movie.  Nonetheless, you […]

An All-Inclusive and Un-forgettable Trip to the Dominican Republic

The kayak was very orange, and wider thanI expected, and the life vest was thicker than I remembered as the buckles were clicked in place.  It was all happening too quick. There was no line of customers waiting their turn, so when we walked up to the activity booth and my daughter said, “we’d like […]