The Travel Diary2018-09-19T16:39:35+00:00

The Travel Diary

The International Date Line

November 27th, 2018|OCEAN CRUISING|

Because the world is round and rotates creating day and night the question becomes: when does the day start and where? To fix a time – and consequently a date – it was decided in 1884 to establish the International Date Line at 180 degrees longitude ...

10 Haunted Hotels in Great Britain

October 25th, 2018|ATTRACTIONS, EUROPE|

When one travels, a good night’s rest before a day of sightseeing is paramount – unless of course, you travel with the object of a disturbed night as your ultimate goal. The paranormal has always intrigued the public since the fascination with seances, ...

Rome Tips & Advice

August 22nd, 2018|ADVICE, EUROPE|

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience when in Rome. You will, in all probability, wish to see the usual tourist favorites: the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, the Vatican and the Colosseum.

Leaving Social Media Behind

June 12th, 2018|ADVICE|

Social media: you either love it to the point of being addicted to your devices or deplore what it has done to face-to-face socializing. Either way, it is having a huge impact on our daily lives, and on our special moments.