London Street Art Shoreditch

London Shoreditch Street Art Tour with a Tween

Posted on 3 CommentsPosted in Art, London, London Sightseeing, Look Up and See, Travel, Travel With Children

Last summer in London, my niece will tell you I tortured her with art.  If I tell the story, while I’m sure I should say it was an educational experience (which it was), it was actually a bit of revenge for her shopping torture I endured in Paris. At eleven, she wasn’t quite so keen […]

The Northern Lights Iceland Reykjavik

Chasing the Northern Lights in Iceland

Posted on 6 CommentsPosted in Activities/Experiences, Europe, Iceland, Look Up and See, Travel

All of the weather apps, no matter how much I wished it otherwise, showed rain and clouds for my four day weekend in Reykjavik so I resigned myself that I probably wasn’t going to see the Northern Lights in Iceland on this trip. The Aurora forecast for Iceland was showing the activity in the 2-3 […]

Downtown Portland historic building

Looking Up in Downtown Portland – What Will You Find?

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Do you need a new way to “see” a city, to explore the nooks and crannies of it all and come away with a different experience than the next guy?  A simple solution is to “LOOK UP!”  Easy in theory but when I walk the streets everyone seems to be looking down, no longer at […]