My Travels

April 11, 2017

Polishing my photography skills in San Diego

Yesterday I completed a four day photography workshop in San Diego California.  The workshop was put on by Great Escape Publishing and included professional photographers from […]
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 […]
January 17, 2017

Manhattan Beach in January 2017

Manhattan Beach, California was my home from October 2015 to December 2016 and it has been my son’s home since 1992.  I made my first visit […]
November 25, 2016

Winter Park Scenic Boat Tours

This Holiday Season I am visiting my daughter and her family in Lake Mary, Florida just north of Orlando. Yesterday we spent the afternoon in the […]
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 […]