Travel Writer, Photographer & Solo World Adventurer

DIANA ROSS at the RYMAN, Nashville, TN

February 17th, 2015 DIANA  ROSS  at  the  RYMAN, Nashville TN - Can she really be seventy years young ?  Seventy is the new thirty five, or so it seemed watching Diana Ross perform recently at the Ryman Auditorium.   She still has the glitz and the glamor and moves...

The re-birth of Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama.

August 2nd, 2014. It is surreal, standing on the cobble stone streets of Casco Viejo, the Old Town, surrounded by crumbling colonial ruins and gazing across the Bay at modern skyscrapers reaching into the sky with cranes that are busy building even more skyscrapers...

LIVING in CASCO VIEJO, Panama City, Panama,

July 2014. LIVING in CASCO VIEJO, Panama City. View of the skyscrapers in modern Panama City across the water from Casco Viejo. Casco Viejo. the old section of Panama City overlooks the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal with a view of cargo ships lined up in the...

Retail Shock in Medellin – EL HUECO

July 2nd, 2014   El HUECO  -  literally translated means “The Hole" and there is no reference to it in the Travel Books. This is not the neighborhood with the elegant shopping centers, of which there is no shortage.  It is is more like a market area with shop after...

Returning to Medellin, the City of eternal spring.

June 15th, 2014. Medellin,  the  City  of  Eternal  Spring....... As the plane descends for its landing into Jose Maria Cordova Airport, thirty minutes outside of Medellin, Colombia, the view looking looking down is of rolling, verdant mountains covered in lush green...

Casco Viejo – Panama City, Panama

  June 15th, 2014 There is new Panama City and Historic Panama City, more commonly referred to as Casco Viejo, that was declared a Unesco World Heritage Site in 1997.  It is located on the furthest tip of Panama City overlooking the Pacific Ocean with a glimpse of...