Emilie

Getting Into the Interior on Alaska’s Gold Dome Railway

“We are looking over land where man may never have said foot,” said the commentator  as  I gazed out  the dome shaped Plexiglas window that arching up the side of the Wilderness Express on Alaska Railways.  The trip was an excellent segue to our  week-long trip explorer boat trip through Glacier Bay National Park with …

Giverney: One of France’s Most Popular Spots

On a recent trip to France, I was finally going to see Monet’s house and gardens, one of the most popular tourist sites in France. Monet lived there for many years with his large family, and often entertained artists, who came to set up easels and sketch.  In fact, he is said to have started the…