Got Wanderlust? Longnook Beach

By |2016-02-04T15:59:45-04:00September 24th, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

This Wanderlust Wednesday takes us to the majestic dunes of Longnook Beach on the coast of Cape Cod, near Truro. The intro to our forthcoming book, Discover Cape Cod quotes Henry David Thoreau's vision of Cape Cod as "the bared and bended arm of Massachusetts ... boxing with northeast storms, and, ever and anon, heaving her Atlantic [...]

Got Wanderlust? Puerta Plata

By |2016-02-04T15:59:47-04:00April 23rd, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

Most American travelers to the Dominican Republic are familiar with Punta Cana on the farthest eastern tip of the island. We got wanderlust for a lesser visited area along the windswept northern coast near Puerta Plata. This part of the island is considered one of the surfing capitals of the Caribbean and is surrounded by [...]

Got Wanderlust? Bitter End Yacht Club

By |2018-06-12T14:20:11-04:00April 6th, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

As spring teases us with hints of warmth and peeks of greenery, we escape to the Caribbean with today's Got Wanderlust photo. We got a serious case of wanderlust for the idyllic Bitter End Yacht Club in the British Virgin Islands. It' is named the Bitter End because this little slice of Heaven is situated as far east as [...]

Got Wanderlust? Dunnottar Castle

By |2018-06-12T14:20:12-04:00February 26th, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

In honor of National Castle Month, our Got Wanderlust image is of a most dramatic and evocative shot of Dunnottar Castle clinging precariously to the cliffs near Stone Haven in northeastern Scotland. This craggy outcrop has been inhabited since Pictish times (5000 BC to 700 AD) although an exact date is not known. In the 5th Century St Ninian brought Christianity [...]

Got Wanderlust? Château Chenonceau

By |2018-06-12T14:20:13-04:00February 19th, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

In celebration of National Castle Month, today's Got Wanderlust picture is of Château Chenonceau in the Loire Valley, France. The lush rolling river valley, just two hours south of Paris was once nicknamed the Playground of the Kings, as many of France's Renaissance kings and queens built sumptuous, over-the-top castles along the Loire and Cher [...]

Got Wanderlust? Bodiam

By |2018-06-12T14:20:13-04:00February 12th, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

Yes! We Got Wanderlust! In fact, we're feeling all dreamy for castles as February is National Castle Month! The fairytale moated medieval castle of Bodiam in East Sussex, England was built in 1385 by Sir Edward Dalyngrigge, a former knight of Edward III. It is set in the romantic and picturesque heart of 1066 Country and [...]

Got Wanderlust? Caernarfon Castle

By |2018-06-12T14:20:13-04:00February 5th, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

Throughout February, our Got Wanderlust pictures celebrate National Castle Month! We kick things off in the country of Wales, where some of the world's most spectacular and best preserved medieval castles exist. Our picture is of - a medieval fortress in north-west Wales cared for by Cadw, the Welsh Government's historic environment service. The current stone structure [...]

Wanderlust Wednesday: San Diego

By |2018-06-12T14:20:15-04:00January 8th, 2014|Got Wanderlust?|

  This Wanderlust Wednesday we're feeling all wanderlusty for somewhere warm.... like southern California! Today’s picture is of a blazing sunset as seen from JRDN restaurant at Tower 23 Hotel in the Mission Bay area of San Diego. Ready for summer days! Photo Copyright: Shawnie Kelley  

Wanderlust Wednesday: Arles

By |2018-06-12T14:20:16-04:00December 18th, 2013|Got Wanderlust?|

This Wanderlust Wednesday, we're feeling all wanderlusty for the south of France! Spending the holidays in the ancient city of Arles is often the highlight on my year. This rainy evening diffused the sparkly lights into a kaleidoscope of reflections on the puddly pavement. Photo copyright: Shawnie Kelley