Mobile Apps: Past, Present & Future

Cell phones have advanced from a brick-sized novelty status symbol to something everyone has and cannot function without.  Mobile apps for cell phones have evolved along a similar pathway.  It was only in 2008 that iTunes started the app store, popularizing the technology and leading other manufacturers to jump on the app bandwagon.  Now, for…

Top 5 Things To Do In Los Angeles

This article appeared on Travelers Today in March 2013.  (A direct link is under Links to Articles.)   1)      Hiking – There are so many different places with great views in Los Angeles that hiking should become a must on any travelers to do list. There is Runyon Canyon, with great views from…

Literary Tour of Dickensian London

This article appeared on Travelers Today in May 2013.   London is a city famous for its literary talent.  Today, the homes-turned-museums of many of them are available for travelers to visit. One way to explore these roots is by author.  One of the most famous of those authors is Charles Dickens, known for his…

Paris on Wheels: See the City Lights on the Fat Tire Bike Tour

This article appeared on Travelers Today on May 4, 2013. (A direct link is available under Links to Articles.) Seeing Paris by bicycle is almost perfect.  Paris is generally a bicycle-friendly city.  It has a bicycle rental system, the Velib, designated bicycle lanes (though it is still highly recommended to be extremely cautious as drivers…