Sempre Chianti

Every time I have the privilege of going to Italy, I wonder if it’s my last time.  I hope this wasn’t my last trip to Chianti but if it was, it couldn’t have been more beautiful–crystal clear blue skies, warm sun, fall colors. Getting There To get there though, and pretty much to stay anywhere […]

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Sixteen Hours in Istanbul

Planes, Trains and Automobiles Several years ago, I saw an ad in a travel magazine in which Turkish Airlines stated that it was voted the number one airline in Europe.  When I researched their routes and fares, I found that the fares were lower than most other airlines but every flight from the U.S. had […]

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