Dover man gets up close and personal with tigers

At some point in the course of our lives we all experience a “pinch yourself” moment. For me, one of those moments occurred in a place called Tiger Kingdom in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Imagine being able to enter the cage of a real tiger. Nervously approaching it, its eyes staring at you with curiosity, you […]

Normandy full of beauty and history

The mere mention of Normandy triggers plenty of emotion and reflection. It is a significant region in the world that possesses a rugged splendor with a heavy history. Half-timbered towns, fortified farmsteads, sweeping coastlines and thatched roofs decorate the rolling green hills of Normandy. My visit there was filled with intrigue, fascination, education and most […]

Dover man writes of ‘flamboyant’ Seville

While riding on a horse-drawn carriage down one of the main streets through Seville, Spain, I couldn’t help noticing the bright colors and flare that the city had to offer. Some cities have looks, other cities have personality, but Seville has both. Compliments of their charismatic, exuberant ever-evolving Andalusian metropolis; founded as a Roman city. […]

Dover man offers glimpse of Tokyo

SEE PHOTOS TAKEN BY DEREK MILLER AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS STORY It’s not often that I order my dinner from an electronic menu board in a foreign city. Although I couldn’t understand the language describing the food I was about to order, the photos provided plenty of eye appeal to help me make my […]

Dover man cool with Iceland’s sites, history

The mere mention of the country of Iceland in conversation or in reading travel literature most often created a psychosomatic chill in me. It was certainly not a place I had on my top-10 most wanted to see travel bucket list. It really never was on my radar and how could it be with a […]

Trip to Patagonia offers an ‘awesome display’

Growing up as a kid I often found myself reading articles or should I say gazed at photographs that were in the numerous National Geographic magazines located throughout my grandparents’ home. I was always drawn to the incredibly vivid images of faraway lands that were strategically placed on the cover of the magazine. I remember […]