USING A MOBILE PHONE WHILE TRAVELING INTERNATIONALLY

USING A MOBILE PHONE WHILE TRAVELING INTERNATIONALLY By Aimee Nowadays everyone has a smart phone, it seems, and we’re always connected. The thought of traveling internationally and being disconnected from the world is off-putting. But there really is a way to stay connected to family and friends – even talk to them – as well…

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VENICE CARNEVALE

VENICE CARNEVALE By Roman Martin Over the centuries so much has been written about the beauty and grandeur of Venice, what more can one say? And to say Venice is unique and one-of-a-kind, is an understatement.   While exploring Venice, one cannot help but be seduced by the endless photographic opportunities, and even more so…

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WASHINGTON D.C. CHERRY BLOSSOMS

WASHINGTON D.C. CHERRY BLOSSOMS By Navin Sarma As winter winds down, we here in the Washington, D.C. area look forward to the harbinger of warmer days through the beautiful cherry blossoms that surround our city in late March and early April. A gift from the Japanese over 100 years ago, the cherry blossoms that surround…

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HOW TO KEEP CUBAN CIGARS FRESH

HOW TO KEEP CUBAN CIGARS FRESH (after you’ve brought them back from the farm) By Michael Chinnici Smoking a cigar in Cuba is like a “rite of passage” into Cuban culture. Even if you don’t smoke (which most people don’t these days), you will likely feel compelled to take a few puffs of a world famous Cuban Cohiba cigar.…

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VENICE CARNEVALE – A GRAND VENETIAN PARTY OF FAIRYTALES AND FANTASIES

VENICE CARNEVALE – A GRAND VENETIAN PARTY OF FAIRYTALES AND FANTASIES By Ena Escallier Venice Carnival is one of the most amazing cultural experiences to be had in all of Italy. If pomp and circumstance in the form of majestic splendor and artistic expression is your cup of tea, this is an event that should not…

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DO GOATS GROW ON TREES?

DO GOATS GROW ON TREES? by Michael Chinnici Morocco is a magical, mystical and romantic country. Snake charmers, dessert camel rides, chaotic Medina’s and more, all make Morocco such a unique country to experience through photograph. While traveling through southwestern Morocco on a recent Photo Adventure, I came across one of the most unusual sights.…

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BHUTAN – GETTING TO THE TIGER’S NEST

BHUTAN – GETTING TO THE TIGER’S NEST by Ian Robert Knight   High on the mountainside, not far from the small village of Paro, Bhutan, sits the sacred ‘Tiger’s Nest” temple. This Himalayan Buddhist temple has become the cultural icon of Bhutan. Tiger’s Nest is the popular name for the temple more properly known as…

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