Europe

April 23, 2017

Paris here I come.

Hello from the Best Western Hotel at JFK Airport.  I am spending the night here prior to my flight tomorrow on Virgin Atlantic to London and […]
April 1, 2017

Excitement to come in April, May and June 2017

Hello to all of my followers who might have been wondering what happened to Aroundtheglobewithdrron.com in the past few months.  Suffice it to say that I […]
October 23, 2016

Port de Soller Sunday 23 October 2016

You may recall my earlier ill fated trip to Port de Soller when I failed to get off of the tram and ended up with an […]
October 21, 2016

Soller, Mallorca, Spain 21 October 2016

Today you will accompany me on a very pleasant but somewhat embarrassing trip on Soller’s tram from the town of Soller to the Port of Soller […]
October 20, 2016

The Port de Valldemossa and adieu.

I didn’t really appreciate until yesterday the fact that the town of Valldemossa is located rather high in the Sierra de Tramuntana mountains at almost 1700 […]
October 17, 2016

Valldemossa Mallorca, Spain

My second day in the achingly beautiful village of Valldemossa on the Island of Mallorca, Spain.  I made the short trip yesterday from Palma to this […]
October 15, 2016

Palma Mallorca Saturday 15 October 2016

Well, tomorrow is the big day in Palma-The Palma Marathon.  Yes, the marathon craze has reached the otherwise quiet and serene city of Palma Mallorca and […]
October 15, 2016

Palma de Mallorca Photos

October 15, 2016

Palma de Mallorca

Today is my fourth day in Palma de Mallorca the capitol city od the Island of Mallorca, the largest of the so called Balearic Islands of […]
October 13, 2016

Monday in Avignon-Le Palais des Papes, des Teinturiers and Le Pont du Gard.

On Monday October 10 we drove from Aix en Provence to the amazingly interesting city of Avignon located on the banks of the River Rhone.  Le […]
October 12, 2016

Updates from Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

In spite of a rather heavy rain storm when I landed in Madrid, on my journey from Nice, France, the flight to Palma de Mallorca in […]
October 7, 2016

Cassis and the Calanques.

You have probably never heard of the town of Cassis, France just a bit east of Marseilles along the Mediterranean coast of France and the calanques […]
October 1, 2016

The French Riviera

My daughter Anne and I are approaching the end of day 3 together on the Cote d’Azure or as it is usually referred to in the […]
September 28, 2016

My last Day in Paris

Yesterday Tuesday September 27, 2016 was my last day in Paris and I wanted to share some of this exhilarating day’s experiences with you.  First off […]
September 26, 2016

Breakfast In America and Geoffrey Rush In Paris!

Wow, what an interesting and rather exciting day.  I started off with Breakfast In America or BIA as it is commonly known in Paris, a dose […]
September 25, 2016

Sunday in Paris

Sunday  tends to be a rather quiet day in Paris and today was no exception except at the Comptoir du Relais at the Carrefour de Odeon […]