29.  The Overlooked Key To Travel

29. The Overlooked Key To Travel

January 14, 2018

This post is a blatant attempt to raise awareness about one area of travel that is often overlooked by bloggers and other information sources intended for travelers. About once in every 500 travel blogs I read there is a slight nod towards the topic, "how to stay healthy when traveling." Hopes are often dashed when the content is bland: "Eat safely, stay hydrated, beware of "street" foods, and the best advice of all, get plenty of sleep.".....

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28.  The Science We Didn’t Know

28. The Science We Didn’t Know

December 21, 2017

As I mentioned in my last blog… After a ruinous trip to Italy involving miserable digestive distress we arrived home. We proceeded to suffer through worthless over-the-counter “meds” trying to ease our problems. Nothing really worked. I started whining to friends and one steered me to a food/digestive scientist.

I set up a meet with this scientist. He was in some city near Asbury Park, on the Jersey shore.....

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27.  The Italy Misadventure

27. The Italy Misadventure

December 18, 2017

Our Italy trip seemed to involve a gut-replacement as we slept.

The 2nd day we awoke from our anniversary trip a little "out of sorts".

So, naturally, being in Italy for pure fun we started the day with a lot of very strong coffee. But back home our strongest brew was like weak compared to the coffees and espressos we drank all day long in Italy. Yet, we loved the energy and enjoyed the jolt it temporarily provided.....

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