Login | Register | Subscribe to the GG RSS Feed

Julia's Musings

Musings of the inimitable Julia

New Year’s Resolutions, Anyone?

embrace new years positivelyAre you ready to ring in the New Year with your usual laundry list of resolutions? All the things in your life that you promise to do better this year... Instead of making promises that you're sure to break, consider embracing YOU!

My Secret Treasures, Unpacked

family montage I looked down the hall to my cedar chest sitting in the corner of the living room. Perfect. The musky sweet aroma of old cedar wafted up from hand-sewn quilts and tattered hankies as I drew back the lid. Little fingers poked and pulled the moment the lid began to creak as we began the unpacking, the revealing, the storytelling ...

A Beginners Guide to Understanding Clothing Optional Travel

textile free relaxationI’ve been visiting clothing optional resorts for more than a decade and each time I visit a new one I’m presented with a different way to think, alternative ways to see the world and how my body travels through it ...

The Art of the Weekend Vacation Quickie

needed vacation timeWhen you're a kid, playtime is as important as naptime and meals - you can't live without it. North Americans undervalue their vacations and are overworked ... time for the weekend quickie!

Find Your Happy this Christmas

Holiday survival starts with familyIt might be the most wonderful time of year, but it’s also the most stressful, busy and downright exhausting. So how do you find happy amidst all this noise?

Finding Meaning when Your Travels are Filled with Fear

My original itinerary had me arriving at 3 pm, early enough for margaritas on the beach before meeting friends for dinner. But I was bumped to a flight 8 hours later. What was I thinking, leaving my family for this silly, selfish trip? My journey had become so complicated ...

Pages



GoGirlfriend Recommendations

Travel Planning

Fodors
Lonely Planet
Frommers

Register

Membership is free and with it you can set up a profile, vote on stories and post your opinions.

Already a member?
Login

Not a member? Join!
Register


Most Recent Comments

  • On Club Orient - St. Martin, Scribbles said "The naturist beaches on St Martin are really quite special. There are many choices and opportunity for getting an all over tan. There are naturist hotel accommodations also. https://naturist.sx is a great place to learn about all the naturist opportunities on this beautiful Caribbean Island "
  • On See-it-All-Touring or Destination Vacation?, oneearthhotels said "Amazing places to go ... hope to visit sometime soon!!"
  • On 6 Tips to Survive (and Thrive) in Self-Isolation, admin said "Thanks Bat-El for the great tip. We've included your link in our Bonus Ideas from our Community section so others can enjoy. I really enjoyed the Stonehenge tour ... it's on my bucket list!"
  • On 6 Tips to Survive (and Thrive) in Self-Isolation, Bat-El Galor said "My name is Bat-El, and I'm working in collaboration with Travel Trend website. We've recently published a post -"Top 100 virtual tours around the world". After looking at these wonderful tips to survive in self-isolation; It occurred to me that our post could also contribute to your readers with further virtual tours resources. The post includes 100 links to virtual tours and unique experiences around the world. Feel free to check out the link and enjoy your travels ... https://www.trvltrend.com/technology/virtual-tours/ Cheers,"
  • On Cuba Travel ~ 10 Things You Need to Know Before You Go, admin said "Thanks Gordon for the update ... and given most routes to the resorts on the coast are an hour+ and it's Cuban warm, that money for a beverage is a great tip!"


Blogs We Love

beautiful Vancouver, British ColumbiaCheck out our GoGirlfriend Facebook page to follow us as we seek new adventures and create memories in our own part of the world.








Advertisement