Monthly Archives: September 2009

15 Things To Do in Boston, MA, USa

      Boston is a great city! It is full of history which goes back to the founding of America. It has several fantastic museums. It is also a wonderful city for walking — many of the major sights are easily … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Boston, MA, USA

            Boston, Massachusetts,  is an another exciting city, loaded with history and culture.  Because of the presence of so many colleges and universities (Harvard, MIT, Boston University, etc), there are numerous opportunities to explore the Arts.  Check out Symphony Hall, … Continue reading

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13 Things To Do in Chicago, Illinois, USA

      America’s classic mid-western city is a blend of all that makes a city great — interesting ethnic neighborhoods, a unmatched and beautiful skyline, world-class museums, great architecture, excellent eateries, etc. I love Chicago and am proud to list my … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Chicago, IL, USA

             Chicago, Illinois is a world class city on the banks of Lake Michigan. It has long been associated with working class America because of its stockyards and meat-packing plants. Later, it was known for organized crime with the likes … Continue reading

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15 Things To Do in Hong Kong, China

      Hong Kong has long played a significant role in world commerce, mainly due to the fact that it was a possession of Great Britain for so many years and was one of only a few cities in the Far … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Hong Kong, China

                Hong Kong, China (at least the downtown area), is about as un-China-like as can be imagined. It appears to be a modern city of the Western World, transplanted onto the edge of the Chinese mainland as some cruel … Continue reading

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16 Things To Do in Florence, Italy

     Florence, the “Renaissance City,” is packed with attractions for the tourist, which is why it is such as popular destination. It is considered the capital of Tuscany, and, besides the wealth of activities in the city, provides a convenient … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Florence, Italy

               Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance and once one of the most powerful city-states in Italy, may have more Art per acre than any other city in the world. Ruled by the powerful Medici family, patrons of the … Continue reading

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14 Things To Do in Beijing

      China’s capital and former royal city is loaded with attractions for the visitor. It has been considerably spruced up, as a result of the Olympics being held there last year, and is extremely welcoming to travelers. Here are my favorite activities while … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Beijing, China

                Beijing, China, is certainly one of the great cities of the world.  It is the political and cultural center of the vast and heavily populated country. It has also suffered because of its importance. When China became communist, … Continue reading

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