How to Make Friends in a New City June 3rd 2019 Maybe for me, it should read, "How to Make Friends in a New Country?"
If you travel solo as I do, often, the solitude works both ways. In most cases, it is preferred. In some cases, it would be nice to have a lively discussion or companion for a concert or event. I am not talking about "bar talk" or chat rooms. I am talking about real people, perhaps with common interests, with no hi ... read more
Europe » Russia » Far East » Vladivostok Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more
Travels to all continents except Antarctica. Preference for do it yourself trips, meeting locals, and learning local customs and food. I have been doing a daily travel diary through email for the last several years(mostly Asia), and received many compliments from friends. I plan to visit the following in the years to come: Eastern Europe, eastern Canada, and Bolivia. I drove most of the length of Chile with my golf buddy in September 2009. Several African countries and safaris in 2012. The Trans Siberian Railway was completed in May, 2014, from Vladivostok to Moscow, and on to St. Pet... full info