Wandering Buddha Images

Wandering Buddha Images

Wat Phra Keo, entrance to the Emerald Buddha image One of the things that has been important to me in our travels is in getting a deeper understanding of Buddhism and its history in SE Asia. I’ve been traveling in SE Asia since the mid-1980s, and yet I always find new...
Booking An Ocean Cruise

Booking An Ocean Cruise

As I continue to find ways that I feel safer traveling with my new mobility issues, I decided to look into cruises. With no experience booking an ocean cruise, I consulted with my online community on where to begin. Many said to check two sites for prices: United...
Travel Independently with Mobility Issues

Travel Independently with Mobility Issues

I’ve always been an independent traveler. I like doing things on my own, being self-sufficient. And up until recently, I’ve been able to do that and to go to out of the way places. I knew that eventually, I would have to change my travel patterns, but I figured I...
7 Social Ways to Travel at 55+

7 Social Ways to Travel at 55+

For seniors looking forward to traveling during the golden years, group travel options offer a lot of perks. Not only can you save money by traveling in a group, but you also get the opportunity to meet like-minded adults who share your taste for adventure. When it...
Palm Springs Gay Pride 2017

Palm Springs Gay Pride 2017

Once again we happened upon a gay pride weekend in another city at a different time of year from our own here in Seattle. But, thinking about it, it’s pretty darn hot in Palm Springs at the end of June. Not a great time to get out and march in the streets. And...
Enjoying A Sober Beach Vacation This Year

Enjoying A Sober Beach Vacation This Year

Everyone deserves some time off now and again. Taking a trip to the beach in any season can provide a boost to your mood, especially if it’s been really cold and dreary where you live. However, a beach vacation might seem impossible when you’re in addiction recovery....