Category Archives: Travel

How to choose a Caribbean Island

When temperatures in the New York area are in single digits and snowstorms cause work closings and three hour commutes in dangerous icy conditions, it is time to book a flight to the Caribbean. Here’s a few tips on how to choose a Caribbean Island.

Turks and Caicos Island Rated Top Ten

The readers of Conde Naste Traveler recently named the Turks and Caicos Islands one of “Top 10 Islands in the Caribbean & Atlantic.” The Turks and Caicos Islands consists of a string of islands, mostly uninhabited with a total native population of just a little

‘The Expeditioners’ Provide Fresh Take on Travel

Many travel junkies who want more than the standard tourist experience seek out blogs and websites from previous visitors who can give a fresh view of a country, and “The Expeditioners” blog and Facebook page falls into this category. The blog is operated by three

Off the Beaten Path in Corsica & Sardinia

Flying to Ajaccio, Corsica takes some careful planning.  It is a lot like getting to Martha’s Vineyard, and the timing of the flights needs to be right.  We arrived in Nice, France and waited five hours for our flight to Ajaccio. Ajaccio is on the

Sailing South Corsica and Northern Sardinia

When the Johansson’s called and invited us to join them in the Mediterranean for a few weeks of sailing, it was impossible to say no.  They are good friends from Sweden who we hadn’t had the chance to spend time with in several years.  Sailing

Archbishop Myers Dedicates New Church in Turks and Caicos

Archbishop John J. Myers dedicated the newly constructed Catholic church of Our Lady of Divine Providence at Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Islands (TCI) on February 5, 2012.  Damian Roderic Todd, the Royal Governor of TCI and over 700 people filled the new Church in Turks