Author Archives: jewelsworldtravels

About jewelsworldtravels

I want to see the world! I am armed with the book "1,000 places to see before you die" and I am having a great time. I am also a dog lover and theatre snob.

Paris for Beginners

My love affair with Paris began 21 years ago. I took advantage of an Air France fare sale and went to Paris for the first time. It was over my birthday weekend in March 1996. It was only my second … Continue reading

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52 Places to Go in 2017

This is a list put together and published by the New York Times. I like lists like this because inevitably I learn about places I’ve never heard of before, and it gives me more to dream about for my bucket … Continue reading

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Kauai’s Na Pali Coast

I am starting with the end of my last cruise for the next series of posts.   Sailing the Na Pali coast was the last part of my January cruise on Norwegian’s Pride of America.  I’ve been to Kauai before, … Continue reading

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The Daily Post: Or

I have been fortunate to have traveled to many of Europe’s great cities, and I love most of them. There are two, however, that I love the most – and have visited the most: London and Paris. When scheduling a … Continue reading

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End of a dry spell

I haven’t been traveling lately. And for good reasons. But that is about to change.  There are lots of reasons why I’ve stayed close to home – primarily because my mom died almost six months ago.  The dry spell is … Continue reading

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Daily Post: Learning

I always thought of myself as a good student, but I don’t recall learning very much about World War 2 when I was in high school. Perhaps the curriculum at my school district was not very deep? When I planned my … Continue reading

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Daily Post: Surface

I love the water. And the surface of water is something I enjoy photographing – especially when it is calm and reflective. But who doesn’t love whales? Especially when they are breaching. It was so much fun to see them … Continue reading

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