Destinations

The TWRTimes is pleased to bring you Mary Lee Cipriano. Mary Lee is going to take us traveling around the world. Let’s go meet her. By way of introduction, I owned a travel agency based outside of Philadelphia PA for twenty five years, and have been fortunate to travel quite a bit. Through this series of articles, I will tell about some of my favorite places in the world and at times will challenge you to know “Where in the World is Mary Lee?”

Where in the World is Mary Lee?

Hope you enjoyed the challenge of identifying these pictures: Numbering them from left to right…answers follow: 1. Budapest 2. Pompeii 3. Machu Pichu 4. Prague 5. Sebring (airport) 6. Galapagos Islands 7. Bethlehem PA 8. La Paz, Mexico Cover: Tahiti                                                              

Destination – Mackinac Island, Michigan

Have you been there?  To the Jewel of the Great Lakes?  For centuries, visitors have found this national landmark to be the ideal vacation spot. No chain hotels. No cars. This is the place for world-famous Mackinac Island Fudge, historic Fort Mackinac, diverse dining and unique shopping. Awe-inspiring sunrises and unforgettable sunsets will open your…

Destination – Sebring Regional Airport

Sebring Regional Airport was originally constructed in 1940 as Hendricks Field, a B-17 Flying Fortress crew training base of the US Army Air Corps, later the US Army Air Forces. In 1940, Sebring Officials and citizens contacted their Florida congressional delegation to see about getting an Army base in the area. A committee of four…

Do you like Bluegrass?

If the answer is yes, I have two exciting options for you!! #1 – The Heartland Bluegrass Assoc presents Bluegrass jamming every month!  Enjoy three different Bluegrass groups on the 4th Saturday every month from 1:00pm-4:00pm at Craig’s RV Resort in Arcadia.  Each band plays for one hour. The venue is incredible!  The stage has…

Destination – Kenilworth Lodge

Our Haunted Hotel!Its October  and time for another weird story about Florida.  In researching hauntedplaces.org, I found this wonderful story to share with you, close to our hearts. The Kenilworth Lodge is an historic resort hotel located at 1610 Lakeview Drive in Sebring, Florida. Constructed in 1916 by City of Sebring founder George Sebring, the…

Destination – Tahiti and Moorea

Tahiti! Adventures in Paradise starring Gardner McKay as Adam Troy! Oh yes, I remember it well. Perhaps that TV show lit the fire under my wanderlust! In 1996, my family and I traveled to Australia to bring home my daughter who was doing her semester abroad in Sydney. On our way home from Australia, we…

Destination – Hawaii

Lava fields with hot, flowing rivers of lava!  Double rainbows! The winding Road to Hana!!  The Arizona Memorial!  Books have been written about this island paradise with each island offering its own unique treasures to its visitors.  This article is just a taste of the pleasures Hawaii has to offer. Picture yourself visiting Kilauea, one…