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...

PICK A SPECIALIST FOR Honeymoons | Couples & Romance | Adults Only   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...

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...

By Janet Steinberg    Color plays an important role in our lives.  It can stir our  emotions, make us happy or sad, subtly influence our choices, give insight to our personality, effect our mood or enhance our appearance.  It can even play a role in our travels. ...

By Janet Steinberg    My travel experiences are like my children…I love them all. I have no favorites.  However, I must confess, every once in a while even one of my children does something that becomes a favorite.  It’s the same with travel.  On every trip… in...

By Janet Steinberg You may not have a white Christmas, but you will have a bright one.   You may not have icicles cascading from the trees and a snowman on your lawn, but you will have twinkling palm trees and Santa on the sand.   Florida during the holiday...

BY JANET STEINBERG     That most wonderful time of the year is rolling around.  Thanksgiving, the favorite holiday of many, is a time to count your blessings.  And one of Thanksgiving’s best blessings is when you can forget about those hours spent drudging in the kitchen and...

BY JANET STEINBERG   Although cemeteries are primarily hallowed resting places for our loved ones, many of them are renowned tourist attractions for taphophiles…people fascinated by cemeteries and gravestones.   REST IN PEACE AT RECOLETA CEMETERY  During Halloween season, a visit to one of these cemeteries can be an eerie,...