Yosemite Grand Tour

Yosemite Lodge - Tour startEmbarking on your inaugural journey to Yosemite? Opt for the Grand Tour, a comprehensive day-long excursion perfect for first-timers.

Let seasoned guides navigate and narrate, as you discover Yosemite's iconic landmarks and plan subsequent adventures.

Intersting Fact: Yosemite National Park spans nearly 1,200 square miles, offering a vast array of natural wonders to explore beyond the usual tourist paths.

The Grand Tour is a fusion of several shorter tours, showcasing the Valley Floor, the towering Giant Sequoias in Mariposa Grove, the breathtaking views from Glacier Point, and the historic Wawona Hotel and Village.

For tour reservations or more details, reach out to the official Yosemite Tour operator at (209) 372-4FUN. Further information and online booking options are available at YosemitePark.com.

San Diego Dining

San Diego - Full Moon SushiOver the years I frequented many restaurants around the city of San Diego and SD county in general. Here is a compilation of my favorite eateries:

Full Moon

A great place for Sushi lovers with unique Rolls, Sushi and Sashimi along with a full hot-dish menu and bar.

I tried the Full Moon and New Moon rolls. Both were very tasty and filling. I also enjoyed a flight of Sake with a good variety of flavor and texture.

Full Moon is on 5th street in the Gaslamp Quarter.

Egypt, Ancient and Modern

Egypt - Cairo - Pyramids with a CamelIn March of 2023, my wife and I decided to embark on our long-awaited journey through Egypt. 

We have always wanted to visit this Arab country to experience its culture and history. So we booked a two-week tour to places like Cairo, Giza, Luxor, Edfu, Aswan, Sharm El-Sheikh, and ancient monuments and temples like the Great Pyramids, Sphinx, Karnak, and the Valley of the Kings.

In the following pages, I will share our impressions of this country, its people, and its past, and some advice on where to go and what to do.

The Disney Resort

Disneyland Park decorated for HalloweenEmbark on an unforgettable adventure in Anaheim, California, where the Disney Resort area beckons with its magical allure.

This sprawling entertainment complex is more than just a theme park; it's a vibrant world of imagination and excitement, comprising Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, Downtown Disney, and the Disneyland Hotel.

Disneyland Park

The Disneyland Park, envisioned and created by Walt Disney, is a realm of enchantment, divided into themed lands like Adventureland, Fantasyland, and Tomorrowland. Each land is a unique world, offering a variety of attractions, rides, and shows. Discover timeless classics such as "It's a Small World," "Pirates of the Caribbean," and "Space Mountain."

Philadelphia History

Philadelphia skyline Wikipedia by Brian W. SchallerPhiladelphia is famous for the historic events that led to the forming of the United States of America. This is where the founding fathers declared independence and later signed the constitution.  Many visitors come here to relive those momentous events and walk in the footsteps of giants.

But Philly is much more than a window on the past. Today’s Philadelphia offers a lot of food, culture and entertainment. A visit to this city is not complete without trying the variety of Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches, visiting a museum or catching a symphonic performance.

Read more about the city of Philadelphia here