Inside Colorado’s Cannabis Culture

Inside Colorado’s Cannabis Culture

Ah, Colorado – intense blue skies, wildlife encounters, stunning landscapes, archeological ruins, winter wonderland, skiers paradise, and now the American pot smoker’s dream destination? Colorado Amendment 64 has created a new wave of tourism in the state:...

10 Best Gifts for Children who love Trains

S-Boy is one train obsessed toddler. I’m sure you read all about our adventures at the Pumpkin Patch Express and all that research going into finding the best Polar Express in Texas. We celebrated Diwali (Indian Festival of Lights) last week and his grandparents sent...
Moai at Easter Island: Culmination of a glorious dream

Moai at Easter Island: Culmination of a glorious dream

How long it takes to travel to Easter Island, I’m asked. 20 years, I smile wistfully and murmur. Eyebrows are raised in astonishment and the noises hush as I narrate my tale of yearning and wanderlust. My fascination with Easter Island goes way back to 1997, when a...
10 Best Things to do in Easter Island, Chile

10 Best Things to do in Easter Island, Chile

Have you heard of Easter Island only in relation to the great Moai and wondering about other things to do on Easter Island? Located in the Polynesian triangle and thousands of miles away from nearest land mass, this tiny island is the most remote inhabited place on...
An immersive, luxury stay at Hotel Hangaroa, Easter Island

An immersive, luxury stay at Hotel Hangaroa, Easter Island

Being parents has changed our life in so many ways. Before S-boy arrived on the scene, C & I crashed in just about any motel or hostel and couldn’t care less. Now we prefer to stay in hotels and resorts that offer a minimum level of comfort and love it if we can...