Cemetery Tourism

Ghoulish, some would think. Many places we travel to are burial sites or monuments to a deceased ruler, politician, or somebody of importance. Cemeteries can be located beside the historic site one is visiting or can be found quite by chance. Cholera Monument Vacationing in England a few years ago, I took the train fromContinue reading “Cemetery Tourism”

New York City – Historic Hotel Pennsylvania

I took a two week holiday to Spain and Morocco, exiting JFK.  Looking to extend my trip, I decided that four days in New York City wouldn’t be a bad idea.  Looking for a hotel proved daunting.  Expensive, as expected, but hotels are starting to add an “urban fee”, which is the equivalent of theContinue reading “New York City – Historic Hotel Pennsylvania”