Opportunities and Regrets (part II)

I lived in DC for 3 ½ years but still didn’t get to everything on my list.  Here is what I regret not getting to see during this time:  -Northeast United States:  Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire and Connecticut -Cape Cod & Plymouth Rock -Washington’s Distillery (less than 10 miles from my house) -A weekend in…

Opportunities and Regrets (part I)

Life Kinetic is moving to Japan! So I am obviously switching gears and focusing on the Far East…  Here is what I am thinking for the next year or so, and if you have any suggestions I would love to hear them! A Trip from Vladivostok to Beijing on the Trans-Siberian Railway – this is…

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

If you are like my husband and someone who loves seeing “est” then the Dominican Republic and Santo Domingo are the place for you.  In addition to being the oldest city in the “new world”, Santo Domingo also has the first church, hospital, fort and paved street in the Western Hemisphere. The island of Hispaniola,…

Book Recommendations for 2018

As you are thinking about your plans for 2018, you are bound to have some long rides, lazy days at a beach or park, or even just some arm chair trips in your own living room.  Of the 62 books read in 2017, here are my top recommendations:  The Girl In Green and Norwegian By…