Travel Haunts

“Cemeteries are fascinating, they’re a living representation of the culture, the history, the passion of the civilization that deposits its dead there; they’re a spiritual link to the past.” -John…

We Came, We Saw, We Got Stranded by Iceland Air

I’ve noticed that lately, a number of Go Girl’s fabulous, fearless females have been writing about their recent airport experiences/traumas/catastrophes, a theme that seems to unite all world travelers as…

How to Honeymoon in Style

Cultural stereotypes are one of the most persistent facts of life. No matter where you’ve been, and no matter how true or untrue they may be, the beliefs that Italy…

Review: Paris, Moi and the Gang

Review On the Go:  Paris, Moi and The Gang: A Memoir… of Sorts centers around a year author Frances Gendlin spent living in Paris while writing a travel guide about…

Dark History in the City of Light

It’s easy to plan a visit to Paris that appreciates the city for only part of what it is:  you float along the Seine on a bateau-mouche, climb the famous…

Paris from on High

Most major cities in the world boast about their tallest local skyscraper, monument or mountain. Apparently, building really tall things and then charging people to climb to the top and…

A Crash Course in City Savoir Faire

I’d never lived in a city before moving here to Paris a month ago, eager to take up a kind friend on the offer of a few months in the…