Dubai

My last post was on New Orleans which is about as much of a 180 from Dubai as is possible. This place is young, brash, opulent (ok, so is NOLA), conservative and wealthy. Like Las Vegas without sex. Enjoy the pix. Mumbai tomorrow!

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New Orleans

Just spent a couple of days in NOLA before going off to India via Dubai. New Orleans is really one of the most beautiful cities anywhere. We did a historical bike ride, walked the French Quarter and drove around the Garden District. And ate well. Enjoy the pix.

Visiting Australia | Sydney Melbourne Pt Douglas

https://www.flickr.com/photos/joshfriedmantravel/albums/72157669283620989 Don't suppose this picture is what you might first think of when thinking about Australia. We were a bit surprised as well. If you look through this Flickr album though, you'll see the usual things to, like the Sydney Opera House, a kangaroo and a tropical fish at the Great Barrier Reef. But you'll … Continue reading Visiting Australia | Sydney Melbourne Pt Douglas

Paris, Dublin and Ireland

In the balmy Spring of 2017 I flew to Paris for a couple of days, and then joined some happy returning EuroDisney travelers (not planned) for the Paris/Dublin flight, where I learned about apparently famous Irish potato chips.  I joined up with John in Dublin where he had been on business and we set off … Continue reading Paris, Dublin and Ireland

Edinburgh & London Report

I visited Edinburgh and London this past November and here is my report, in photos. The hotels stayed in were The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte Hotel, a grande dame set above the railway station in Edinburgh.  And in London, another Rocco Forte hotel, Brown's Hotel, a classic central Mayfair establishment which has been around longer … Continue reading Edinburgh & London Report