Tips to take a staycation in the USA

By | 2019-01-14T07:30:18+00:00 January 6th, 2019|Categories: Travel, Travel & Leisure, Volvo|Tags: , |

Not every vacation is about jetting off to Cuba or Japan and experiencing exotic parts of the world. Although the majority of us wouldn’t have a problem with this, there are times when staycationing in your own country is a more relaxing and welcome way to travel. There are jewels in the crown right here [...]

A perfect week in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

By | 2018-02-28T18:48:26+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Categories: Food and Wine, Travel, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , |

I was awakened by the shriek of a great-tailed grackle or Mexican grackle (Quiscalus mexicanus). Over the next seven days, I would hear the call of many a Yucatan peninsula bird, and see even more of them. The four of us, Stretch, Miriam, Sam and myself, rented a two-bedroom condo steps away from [...]