THE NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL, WASHINGTON D.C.

THE NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL, WASHINGTON D.C., April 10-15, 2018 (All photos are by the author. Click on them to enlarge and read the captions). Washington DC is always a delight for travelers, but so much more so during the annual cherry-blossom festival. The problem is knowing when to book your hotel and flight, less of…

LOS ANGELES: A CULTURAL & CULINARY WEEKEND, Nov. 8-12, 2017

(All photos by the author except those of the Farmers Market. Click on a photo to enlarge and read the caption, then scroll through a photo series using your forward arrow). What with budget cuts and earthquake recovery, cultural life in Cuernavaca had gotten rather meager.  It wasn’t the monotony of one beautiful day after…