A Quick Tour of Hoover Dam and Lake Mead

While I was in Las Vegas, Nevada for a work conference, I visited the Hoover Dam on a half day tour. Early in the morning, we left Las Vegas on a coach bus and visited Lake Mead, which is the U.S.’ largest reservoir. The man-made lake in Nevada generates hydro-electricity and distributes water to itself and […]

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Day-tripping Block Island

While it’s estimated that millions of Americans are traveling this Labor Day weekend, I was one of them. I took an impromptu day trip to Block Island. New Shoreham is considered to be the smallest town in Rhode Island. In the early afternoon, we took a high speed ferry from New London, Connecticut. When we […]

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Traveling through the Desert – Arizona

If you’re able to make a quick trip to Arizona –  do it. Late August, my boyfriend told me he signed up for a 3 day training in Tucson, Arizona during September. Although I’ve been to over 20 countries, I’ve never been out west. I’ve always wanted to see the Grand Canyon, and I’m fascinated […]

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