Top Five Things To Do On a Day Trip To Cambria

If you visit San Luis Obispo (a beautiful Central California town and the “happiest place on Earth” per Oprah), reserve two or three days to explore equally beautiful nearby places. Among the best day trips you can do from SLO is a visit to Cambria, a delightful little coastal town … Read More

Santa Barbara Harbor Flagpole Reflections

My Five Favorite Instagram-Worthy Spots in Santa Barbara!

A stunning California beach town wedged between the Santa Ynez mountains and the Pacific Ocean, Santa Barbara has no dearth of Instagram-worthy photo sites. Its historic dusty-pink Mission and the colorful tiled Spanish steps at Paseo Nuevo are gorgeous. From mountain roads offering jaw-dropping views to waterfront locations perfect for … Read More

Stone wall with paneled doorway in Orvieto

The Doorways of Orvieto: A Photo Essay

In every place I have been to in Europe, I have been fascinated by the doorways and the door knockers. They are so gorgeous! The doors themselves are rich with architectural details, and, more often than not, they have beautiful stone frames and metal grills at the top of the … Read More