Travel Destinations to Get Away from the Cold

Many of us in the US have been impacted by varying degrees of inclement weather. Dozens of cities from Maine to Kansas to Texas and the Deep South have had one of the ten coldest Novembers on record. Forty-nine of the fifty states had snow in 2018 and it wasn’t even technically winter yet. The […]

A Different View of Cape Town, South Africa

South African penguins looking sideways

Have you ever been out somewhere and have gotten a strange look? This happened to me at Boulder Beach (near Simon’s Town) in Cape Town, South Africa. My husband and I encountered a colony of jackass penguins (species of penguins) who were on the beach walking, sitting on their eggs, in their burrows, tending to […]