Category: Travel Musings

Effortlessly chic on the road with Leota travel dresses (and scarf)

Effortlessly chic on the road with Leota travel dresses (and scarf)

You will always find travel dresses and scarves in my suitcase. This fall, my favorite pieces come from the art-inspired collection by Leota New York.

November 11, 2016 | 18 Comments More
Expat Life Part Deux: Moving to Paris

Expat Life Part Deux: Moving to Paris

“Why did you move to Paris?” is a question I hear a lot. Here’s the answer.

May 30, 2016 | 63 Comments More
5 Invigorating Trips to Take This Spring

5 Invigorating Trips to Take This Spring

Whether you are looking for a luxury getaway, an up-and-coming city to explore, or “meaningful travel” ideas, here are some trips to take when it gets warm.

February 26, 2016 | 35 Comments More
Impressions of Chicago from a first-time visitor

Impressions of Chicago from a first-time visitor

My niece Angelika, who lives in Poland, visited me in Chicago for the first time. Here’s what she thought.

November 2, 2014 | 47 Comments More
Back to school: French

Back to school: French

In my early teens, I lived in a French-speaking country and was on my way to becoming fluent in the language. Then I went back home and the learning stopped. It is now time to take care of the unfinished business – all thanks to travel.

December 15, 2013 | 52 Comments More