Valle dei Templi e Scala dei Turchi

In continuation of this series covering my recent trip to Italy, in this post I will cover the second and last part of my visits in Sicily, with destinations being the Valle dei Templi, in Agrigento, and Scala dei Turchi in Realmonte.

Ragusa Ibla and Ortigia

About a month ago, I was traveling to Italy. This time, I made plans to explore a bit more than my immediate surroundings: a tourist in my country. Everything worked out perfectly. Besides the chance to spend time in my home town, with family and Read More …

Street art of Rome

When thinking of Rome, what comes to mind are images of the Colosseum, Vatican City with it’s St. Peter’s Basilica, the Pantheon, Piazza Navona, Piazza di Spagna, Fontana di Trevi… the list is pretty much endless, given the long history of this beautiful city, the Read More …

Fall colors in Mono County

Autumn is the season of the warm colors of turning leaves. The Eastern Sierra here in Mono County, California, provides a wonderful backdrop for this seasonal display, with its variety of landscape, featuring vegetation, mountains, lakes and blue skies. Vegetation in particular provides an amazing Read More …

Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

When visiting Death Valley National Park, you should not pass the opportunity to walk on the fine sands of the Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes. If you have never been on sand dunes, this experience will project you into all the One Thousand and One Nights Read More …