Online Travel School

One of my many ambitions is to start an online travel school.  Maybe it is the geek in me, or perhaps the teacher, but how engaging would it be to take a reasonably priced class online about the sights to see in Rome, the architecture of Barcelona, or the best markets in Paris?  It would…

Learning a New Language

I had an idea this morning that it would be interesting to share my journey of learning a new language.  Many of my followers are probably already bilingual, but I come from a country that rarely is fluent in more than one language.  Traveling Europe has definitely opened my eyes to this idea. So why…

Paris: The Good and the Bad

I must caution you.  Some people may think what I am about to say is heresy.  You’ve been warned. Paris is probably one of the most beautiful cities in the world.  There is so much to see, eat, and drink, that you could never possibly do it all.  While many of us see Paris this…

Taking Photos at Night

Taking photos at night can be a frustrating experience.  The photo is way too dark.  Now it is blurry.  I tried the flash, but that just washed everything out.  What do I do?  Here are some tips for taking better photos in the dark. Change the ISO Even if you have a basic point and…