Must have souvenirs!

When we travel, I love to bring home mementos of our journey….both for me and for friends and family.  But this can be challenging.  What do I get?  How do I get it home?  It needs to be small, unbreakable (most of the time!), useful and fun. When going to Alaska, I love to buyContinue reading “Must have souvenirs!”

St. Petersburg, Russia – City and Catherines Palace

During our Baltic cruise in the summer of 2016, our ship was in port overnight in St. Petersburg.  We planned an extensive two day visit.  Prior to leaving home, we booked a private tour with for less than the cruise line offered.  We were also able to have our own transportation, driver and guide.  We sawContinue reading “St. Petersburg, Russia – City and Catherines Palace”