BY JANET STEINBERG     “All experience is an arch where through Gleams that untraveled world.” Alfred Lord Tennyson    You can stroll, sail, or drive, beneath some of the most famous man-made arches in the world.  To name a few… the Arc de Triumph in Paris, France…Gateway to India in Mumbai, India…Brandenberg Gate in...

BY JANET STEINBERG   During Memorial Day month, the 1905 words of George Santayana, a philosopher, essayist, poet and novelist ring truer than ever:  “Those who cannot remember the past,” he said, " are condemned to repeat it.”  In a 1948 speech to the House of Commons, Sir Winston Churchill...

BY JANET STEINBERG     Founded in 1788, Cincinnati, Ohio is considered by many historians to be the “first American City” as it was the first major city to develop after America secured its independence. Located on the Ohio River where Ohio meets Northern Kentucky, the city was...

BY JANET STEINBERG   Even if you hate the game… even if you’ve never played the game…even if you’ve always laughed at people whacking a little white ball over hill and vale…you should not pass up the chance to accompany a golf devotee on a getaway to...

By Janet Steinberg   “In Dublin’s fair city, where the girls are so pretty I first set my eyes on sweet Molly Malone…..”  Just as the tragic ballad laments, there she stood greeting me at the top of Grafton Street.     In all her buxom bronze splendor, the 18th-century...

  By Janet Steinberg       “The meeting of two personalities    Is like the contact of two chemical substances:               If there is any reaction, both are transformed.” Carl Gustav Jung-1933       Cupid is coming.  Champagne, roses and chocolate-covered strawberries!  As Valentine’s Day approaches,...

By Janet Steinberg Tavern…lounge…pub…café…saloon.  Call it what you may, a bar by any other name is still a bar. Sometimes, a low-key, down-home beer joint can be just what the doctor ordered.  Other times you might crave the serene atmosphere of a ritzy cocktail lounge.  In addition...