Tag Archives: Rome

Where Can You Find Spring Early?

Spring won’t let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again. – Gustav Mahler Are you, like me, so tired of winter that you want to go out and grab spring … Continue reading

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Roman Holiday

Italy has changed. But Rome is Rome. — Robert De Niro Sometimes the sharpest memories of a trip result from misadventures which were neither planned nor desired. That was the case with our pre-cruise arrival in the Eternal City a … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage, Vision Quest, Renewal

You don’t choose a life, dad. You live one. –Daniel (Emilio Estevez), “The Way” Traveling for spiritual enlightenment is an ancient discipline. The only episode of Jesus’ childhood reported in the gospels occurs during his family’s annual trip to Jerusalem … Continue reading

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