Travel Thought for the Week of August 30, 2021

“There are many to whom new places are only new pictures. But, after much wandering, this thing I have learned, and I wish I had learned it sooner: that travel is a matter, not only of seeing, but of doing.”

– Mary Roberts Rinehart, Through Glacier Park in 1915

Alitalia ceasing operations

Alitalia, Italy's state-owned airline, will cease operations on October 15.


Travel Thought for the Week of August 23, 2021

“He who would travel happily must travel light.”
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900 - 1944), Wind, Sand, and Stars (1939)

La Samaritaine is back!

Why am I – a non-shopper – excited about the re-opening of a department store?


Travel Thought for the Week of August 16, 2021

“People travel because it teaches them things they could learn no other way.”
– Lance Morrow, Is the Going Still Good? (1982)

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