BY JANET STEINBERG OMG!  There it was… a moon-like structure that seemed to be rising out of Interstate I-75 at Wapakoneta, Ohio.  I was about to check off another must-see on my bucket list…Wapakoneta! WELCOME TO WAPAKONETA What is Wapakoneta?    What is in Wapakoneta?   Why would anyone want to travel to Wapakoneta?   I realize many...

BY JANET STEINBERG          "I travel for travel's sake…             Not to go anywhere, but to go.The great affair is to move."                                       Robert Louis Stevenson As 2016 comes to a close, I once again look back on another year fulfilled by travel.  Some of you may...

BY JANET STEINBERG Part 5 of a Series  Happy days are here again!  Detroit, ‘The Comeback City’ is really coming back.  And with it, some old values, old history, and old sayings are also coming back.   Come along with me and see how an old-timer’s 20th Century world is influencing the...

 BY JANET STEINBERG Part 4 of a Series  When I was a very small child, I used to visit my grandparents who lived in Detroit, Michigan.  As an adult, I remembered absolutely nothing about Detroit, and very little about my grandparents.  The only thing I ever remembered about those trips was...

BY JANET STEINBERG Part 2 of a Series Some of the most delicious treats I tasted in Detroit, Michigan were served up to me wherever I turned in Motor City. And, like all candies, they came in a variety of flavors and colors.  However, there were no calories in these...

BY JANET STEINBERG Part 1 of a series   The letter “D” can stand for many things…direction, dining, diversity and discovery, to name a few.  In the case of Detroit, Michigan, the letter “D” stands for all of the above. “The D” not only stands for one of several nicknames for Detroit,...

BY JANET STEINBERG Part 2 of a Series Dear Fellow Travelers,  I have a quiz for you, but it is an easy one because I will also give you the answer. QUESTION:  What do churches, restaurants, and salt/pepper shakers all have in common? ANSWER: They are all part of a broad spectrum of favorite...

BY JANET STEINBERG Part 1 of a series Many decades ago, when I first visited Dallas, the “Big D” stood for drab, dull, dreary, Dallas.  It was a city where you had to go on business, or to change planes for a trip to Mexico.  It was certainly not a city...