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…

THE U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT’S UNFAIR TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR MORELOS STATE.

 The revised U.S. State Department international travel advisory for Morelos State (Nov.15, 2018) is unjustified   with respect to the state of Morelos where I have led more than one hundred tour groups and where I live in retirement. https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/mexico-travel-advisory.html Mexico’s overall status is arguably fair, Level 2:  “exercise increased caution.” But the advisory for the…