A Short Visit to Naples

Last time we were in Naples, we didn’t see much of the city–instead, we took the train to Pompeii. This time, armed with our Rick Steves guide, we stayed in town and wandered.  Advertisements

Paris: The Louvre and the Arc

Paris is full of must-visit spots, and right up there is the Louvre, with its imposing glass pyramid and of course, the Mona Lisa. Then there’s the Arc de Triomphe, a bright, solid landmark in the center of a famous area and illuminated by the Champs–Élysées.

Two Days in Amsterdam

Unlike many cities I’ve been to (Paris and New York come to mind), Amsterdam doesn’t have a lot of big-ticket sights. Instead, we decided to get a feel for the culture and people of this lovely city.

Visiting Berlin’s Museums

Because Berlin is such a historically pivotal place, I had so much to learn about how it became the city that it is now, and about the Germany that used to be. There are so many museums, but here’s what we thought we couldn’t miss.