Charleston’s Coffee Culture

Charleston’s Coffee Culture

"I love going to coffee shops and just sitting and listening." ~ Julie Roberts Locally Owned Coffee Shops One of the first things I research when I travel to a new city are the local coffee shops. Obviously I love my coffee and while I might judge a place if they don't have a Starbucks, [...]

Cadillac at Sunrise

Cadillac at Sunrise

"Cherish sunsets, wild creatures and wild places. Have a love affair with the wonder and beauty of the earth." ~ Stewart Udall Early Mornings Sunday dawned with heavy fog and a light mist, which ended up being both good and bad. Tiffany and I were suppose to drive up Cadillac Mountain to see the sunrise. [...]

Back to MDI I Go…

Back to MDI I Go…

"We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend." ~ Robert Louis Stevenson This past weekend, I traveled the 155 miles from my hometown in New Hampshire up to Mount Desert Island to see my Mertwin, Tiffany. I had literally been [...]

Wanderlusting: Old City

Wanderlusting: Old City

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. Marcel Proust Philly Philly is a delightful smorgasbord of old and new which is shown in the stunning melding of it's architecture. Since I had explored the commercial side of Philly the day before, I could not wait to [...]

Wanderlusting: Bon Voyage MDI

Wanderlusting: Bon Voyage MDI

"One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood." ~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca Breakfast in Bar Harbor Tuesday dawned so incredibly bittersweet. It was my last day in Maine and I had to say good-bye to my Mer-twin despite not wanting too. Shakespeare really did get it right! [...]