Tango in Buenos Aires, with a nasty case of the flu

When most people think of Argentina, they think of steaks and tango in Buenos Aires. Neither are over rated. Because cows in Argentina graze on quality grass, roam in a healthy ecological system and aren’t injected by Lance Armstrong, they produce quality beef. While Bell and I loved the steaks in Argentina, we actually had…

Romantic Cities to Visit in 2017

Syros, The Best Greek Cyclades Island to Visit in Winter

Few people visit the Greek islands in winter because it’s typically cold, but this brings good deals and a different kind of romantic feel. Many businesses shudder their doors for the season, often heading back to the main land or focusing on renovations. A hotel proprietor in Mykonos told us that “many business owners enjoy spending winter…

Budapest Parliament: Architectural Wonder of Europe

Budapest is divided into two sections that are separated by the famed Danube river. Not surprisingly they are named Buda and Pest and were once completely separate towns under different rule. The seat of the current Hungarian government, the Országház, was completed in 1904 and built to showcase the grandeur of the then very powerful Austro-Hungarian empire. The…