Globetrotting: A Weekend In Monaco

61 years ago this week, Grace Kelly married Monaco’s Prince Rainier III.  This article (click here to read) about the “original fairy-tale” wedding on got me thinking about a previous trip I took to Monaco. I recommend visiting Monaco if you like to gamble, shop at designer stores, watch the Grand Prix, and/or you are a car aficionado. (Although I’m … More Globetrotting: A Weekend In Monaco

Big Sur, California

If you’re planning a trip to San Fransisco, I strongly recommend taking a side trip to Big Sur. On your way to or from Big Sur, you can explore the 17-Mile Drive. Once you get to Big Sur, there are many options of places to stay or camp. My husband and I spent a weekend in Big … More Big Sur, California

The 17-Mile Drive

I’m still day-dreaming about California. This week I’ve specifically had Northern California on the brain. The 17-mile drive is located on the Monterey Peninsula or almost a two hour drive, with no traffic, South of the San Francisco International Airport. This wonderful winding road is a destination on its own. You will not need to make reservations, but you … More The 17-Mile Drive