Monthly Archives: May 2019

Railroading Across Sri Lanka

Ella Train

One of the themes of our travels has been the desire to visit countries never visited before.  In the most shallow of senses, we are chasing new stamps on the passport or tallies in our growing list of countries visited.  The truth for me is that I have a strong desire to experience new cultures and see different natural wonders.  …

Our Russian Ballet Experience

When I was a kid, (almost) every Christmas season, my mom and I would get dressed up and head to the Atlanta Civic Center for the Atlanta Ballet’s performance of The Nutcracker.  It was a tradition that I loved so much that when I moved to New York, once I could afford it, I would treat myself to a similar …