Exploring the Duomo Rooftop and Cathedral in Milan

While Milan may not be the first city you think of when planning a trip to Italy, it has more than its share of attractions – both cultural and cosmopolitan.  Mussolini founded the Fascist party here, and the entire fashion world looks to Milan’s catwalks twice a year for the Read More …

A thrilling drive on the Grossglockner High Alpine Road in Austria

I could understand why sports car enthusiasts ( like Mr.Suburbia ) aspire to drive the Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse – Grossglockner High Alpine Road, once we made the drive ourselves. Also called Grossglockner Mountain Road or Großglockner Hochalpenstraße, the drive that passes through the Hohe Tauern National Park is not just stunning, with Read More …

Best of Alps: A Road trip through Austria and Switzerland

Road trips are synonyms with summer, it gets us Outside Suburbia, whether that is the outskirts of Dallas on the country roads or somewhere in Europe.  We have gotten lost in Andalusia before, went chasing after lavender in Provence one summer and drove around the ring round in Iceland last Read More …

Museum Walk: A visit to the Clinton Presidential Library

I had the opportunity to visit the William J Clinton Presidential Library and Museum in Little Rock, Arkansas. The design inspiration for the Museum is said to be the Long Room at Trinity College Dublin.  The Museum along with a reproduction of the Moonrock displays about 4500 blue boxes containing Read More …

Butterfly Wonderland, Scottsdale: One of my Happy Places

Butterfly is a symbol of joy and transformation, while I’m not sure if a butterfly lands on you it will bring you happiness, but if you want to increase your chances you should visit the Butterfly Wonderland in Scottsdale, Arizona where a butterfly is sure to sit on you! Happiness is like Read More …

Photo Blog of Bora Bora: 20 Stunning Photos that will have you packing your bags

Bora Bora is one of those breathtakingly beautiful places that capture your heart the minute you set sight on her.  Every time we talk about our visit, the kids faces light up and they want to plan a trip again soon.  We just love looking at our pictures from the Read More …

Photo Blog: An ATV tour in the Mountains of Moorea

Moorea is one of the many beautiful atolls in French Polynesia, it is extra special because of its shape. The island is shaped like a heart!  After a few days in Bora Bora, we flew back to Tahiti and took a ferry to Moorea. Because of its stunning scenery and accessibility to Read More …

Up up and away: 6 Epic Hot Air Balloon Rides around the world.

The experience of launching into the atmosphere, riding in a hot air balloon while enjoying the birds-eye view of the world below is an experience like no other.  It requires no skills other than the ability to wake up early in the morning since most of the rides as at dawn when the Read More …

Islet of Motu Tapu: An Exclusive Private Island Experience in Bora Bora

When we were in Bora Bora, the ridiculously gorgeous atoll in French Polynesia we had the unique opportunity to visit the ‘Forbidden’ islet of Motu Tapu, which used to be the private beach of the Polynesian Queen Pomare IV.  It was one of the most incredible experiences ever.  Our very own French Read More …