Rent a kayak at Manatee Park for an up close view of manatees in the Orange River.
Fort Myers is so much more than a beach. It’s downright wild — with manatees warming themselves in a canal near a power plant, little screech owls staring back at me and winning my heart, exotic forests warming my winter-weary soul and remnants of a garden once tended by a community seeking utopia.Manatee Park
Wilmington’s Riverfront is a fascinating mix of fun, history and natural delights.
Lady Mary Crawley.
Photo by Joss Barratt, Carnival Film and Television Limited
Where would Lady Mary Crawley go if she had a day to spend in Wilmington, Delaware?
Surely, she would visit if she knew all of her lovely clothes were on display at Winterthur. She’s sigh at all the fuss being made over a few dresses,…
Three vases in brilliant blues, crafted by Tokuda Yasokichi, are on display at the Walters Art Museum. These are (from left) Kabin [Flower Vase], Bluegreen Brilliant Glazed Wave Patterned Jar, and Galaxy. All were created in the early 2000s.
A fellow art lover and I pondered the intricacies of the dots, swirls and color that make this vase so exquisite. It’s the work of Kitamura Junko.