Travel Belles each have their own unique way of doing things. Today Isabel Eva Bohrer gives us her ideas for how to plan a great girls’ trip. Planning a girlfriend getaway is different from organizing a family vacation or a romantic honeymoon. We women have specific needs, wishes and desires that all need to be … Read more
Bosnia travel has brought me great joy, moments of reflection, and the courage that comes from venturing into unknown territory and finding treasures of culture, history, and natural beauty. Although it is easy to fly into main cities such as Mostar or Sarajevo, driving through the countryside is a peaceful and inspiring way to experience … Read more
Wineries in Long Island? The land of Amy Fisher? The runner up for gold-chain-adorned, muscle-shirted, overly-tanned cheeseballs (clearly the Jersey Shore takes the #1 slot)? Am I seriously telling you that there are vineyards there…that you should visit? Yes, I am. And I’m the perfect person to tell you about them because I am a … Read more
When I first moved to France, one of the first questions people would ask me was, “Why?” To me it seemed an odd question – “Why not?” I always wanted to answer. But I didn’t. Instead, I came up with a flippant answer, far from the full truth, but definitely an influential and attractive aspect of the country: “For the cheese.”
Happy 13 months to Across the Cafe Table! In honor of lucky number 13 we’re talking about travel “serendipity.”
July is for celebrating and your assignment is to write about a festival you have traveled to, or one that you would like to attend in the future!
Letting go of the cellphone and the best laid plan As soon as I learned I’d be celebrating a milestone anniversary in Costa Rica, I jumped at the chance to solidify my status as Oldest and Sharpest Globetrotting Friend. The vacation was nearly two months away, but it was never too early to aim for … Read more
When travel, friends and a dancing pole are involved, a night on the town in Istanbul only seems to be a travel nightmare On my last trip to Istanbul I was accompanied by friends. It was the first visit for them and they were all excited about seeing the famous sites, going on a Bosphorus … Read more