Tina

/Tina

About Tina

Tina has been a public school teacher, a book dealer and most recently a Traditional Naturopathic Doctor. She combines her passions for learning, adventure, and people in this blog. She was the author of two newspaper columns on health in CA. Now she is a young retiree living in Cuenca Ecuador fulfilling one her dreams which was to live in another country.

Intercontinental Hotel San Juan Puerto Rico Where Paradise is Found

The Intercontinental Hotel San Juan in Puerto Rico is a special place to stay. For Keith and I, hotels are not just a place to sleep. When we travel, we spend a good portion of time at our hotel. Therefore the hotel stay becomes a part of the whole travel experience. It can be difficult [...]

2018-06-29T16:40:22+00:00By |

Old San Juan Puerto Rico, 5 Incredible Things to See and Do

If you are planning to travel to old San Juan, you are in for a real treat. Located on the northern coast of the island, San Juan is an architectural, social and cultural dream. Old San Juan became a city almost a century before the Mayflower landed in what is today Massachusetts. San Juan is [...]

2018-07-04T02:02:11+00:00By |

Cartagena Old Town – Explore the Magic and Charm Now

If you love sultry, cobblestone streets and colorful colonial buildings, as I do, you will love old town, Cartagena. Old town Cartagena is a well-preserved city lying within several, kilometers of centuries-old colonial stone walls. Old Town Cartagena is a UNESCO World Heritage site with balconies covered in bougainvillea and many Catholic churches. It was [...]

2018-07-04T02:21:17+00:00By |

Take a Walk on the Wild Side in the Rainforest of Costa Rica

Costa Rica is one of the hottest vacation and adventure travel destinations in Central America. But, Costa Rica offers more than beautiful beaches, great sunbathing and surfing. It is home to some of the most colorful and exotic flora and fauna in the world, making it one of the most bio-diverse regions on earth. There [...]

2018-06-03T15:43:41+00:00By |

AncestryDNA How I Discovered an Amazing New Family

AncestryDNA Do you ever wonder where you came from? I mean beyond the stories told to you by relatives. Do you wonder where your ancestors were living 500 years ago? I became very curious after my parents died. I was the youngest of four children. My siblings and I were going through our parent's house deciding [...]

2018-05-29T09:09:40+00:00By |

Fenway Park Tour in Boston – Americas Most Beloved Ballpark

If you want to know where the heart of Boston is then you have to head to Fenway Park. For Bostonians, baseball and their beloved Red Sox run a close second to God. Baseball for Red Sox fans is much more than a pastime; it is an integral part of life. A Tiny Blonde From [...]

2018-03-19T16:08:25+00:00By |

Ring of Kerry Ireland – Remarkable One Day Ultimate Drive

Diving the Ring of Kerry in County Kerry Ireland, we felt like we were in a James Bond movie. We were driving on the wrong side of these very narrow, winding roads. If you like to get off the beaten path and take in small towns, you will love the Ring of Kerry. The complete [...]

2018-01-17T13:45:54+00:00By |

Enjoy the Magic of a 5 Day Prince Edward Island Road Trip

Prince Edward Island Road Trip We took a five-day 4-night Boston to Prince Edward Island road trip. If you have not visited this charming island in the Maritimes of Canada, I highly recommend it. It is an easy road trip from Boston, New Hampshire or Maine. We have provided a complete Prince Edward Island road trip [...]

2018-01-02T21:41:13+00:00By |

Making Your Own Unique Gin in Irelands Gin School is the Most Fun

Making Your Own Gin in Ireland's Gin School is the Most Fun Have you ever thought about distilling gin for yourself? As we travel, we are always looking for unique interactive experiences. Things that we never thought of doing but sound exciting or things you just can’t do everywhere. It is one thing to learn [...]

2018-01-07T13:05:48+00:00By |