SINT MAARTEN - 2007 Part I

SINT MAARTEN – 2007 Part I

Our last vacation was in January 2006, in Amsterdam, where it was rather cold. This time Melanie and Chris insisted on a warmer destination! Saint Martin (Sint Maarten in Dutch) is a tiny speck in the eastern Caribbean, among the Leeward Islands. The island is divided in two, the French side to the north, and...
Paris - 2006

Paris – 2006

Paris was the third city of the 2006 EuroTrip. Like the trip to London, Paris was going to be a short visit to get acquainted with the city. The Eurostar train went from London-Waterloo to Paris-Nord in about two and a half hours. Although in the City of Lights a mere 24 hours, I was determined...
Maryland Renaissance Festival - 2002

Maryland Renaissance Festival – 2002

“Most Honored Guests Welcome to the village of Revel Grove, in the county of Oxfordshire in England. The year is 1533 and King Henry VIII and Queen Anne Boleyn are visiting Revel Grove as part of their royal progress.” Thus read the program that all the guests received on arrival at Revel Grove, the faux...