.“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta
Michele Humeston's Lists
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Best Northern California breweriesLove outdoor patios, craft beers or dog (and kid) friendly locations? This list has what you’re looking for.
Bay Area Day Trip - SacramentoThe city capital and only 2 hours away from San Francisco, "the city's history is readily on display at places like Old Sacramento, near the waterfront. This historic district dates back to the mid-1800s and the California Gold Rush."
Bay Area Day Trip - GilroyMore than just the garlic capital of the world! Great weather, wine and outdoor activities.
Central Valley California Day Trip - LodiWith over 85 wineries and a flourishing downtown Lodi is a great stop for a day trip adventure. Creedence Clearwater Revival even made a song about this quaint town. - John Fogerty explained that the inspiration for "Lodi" came from trips with his father around central California, an area of the world where he "felt very warm and special."
Portugal - Pastries, Plazas and Picturesque views - Lisbon EditionKnown as “The City of Seven Hills”, Lisbon,. the country capital, is a charming, vibrantly colored city filled with unique architecture, delicious food, and darling cobblestone streets.
San Diego Staycation
Roaming Romania - from Bucharest to TransylvaniaRomanian Proverb - Nu contează cât de încet mergi, atâta timp cât nu te oprești – It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
My favorite UNESCO World Heritage SitesAt the moment, there are 1,153 UNESCO World Heritage Sites dotted across the globe
Breathtaking cities carved in stoneEvery block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it. Michelangelo
California Glamping - where nature meets luxuryNothing better than wine, nature, soft beds and s’mores.
Bay Area Day Trip - Martinez“This old fishing village, where the waters from Suisun Bay and Carquinez Strait meet, has changed a lot over the past seven years, and the downtown is home to many exciting new ventures on the east side of the Caldecott Tunnel.“
Best of Sicily
Czech out how the locals eat in Prague!!Looking for authentic and affordable dinning options while in Prague? This list has you covered! From breakfast to dinner, and everything in between!
Home Town Holidays - Bay AreaFavorite spots to get me in the holiday spirit.
Day Trip - Chinatown SF
Day Trip - Golden Gate Park
Spilling the Tea. Best Tea Houses and High Tea in the US.
Best of Malta
Where Y'at? Guide to New Orleans.
Vampire's guide to New OrleansSink your teeth into this mysterious town.
Beautiful and unique libraries around the world.
Literary Destinations for Book LoversRead a great story? Now go make your own.
Soup Season - Bay Area AdditionWarm your tummy and your soul with the best soups in the bay area.
Spooky Good spots to visit in Salem, MA
Beautiful and Unique Cemeteries in Europe
Best of Croatia
Korean Corn Dogs in the Bay AreaJust when you thought corn dogs couldn't get any better.
Quintessential New England DinersNew England, a.k.a. the birthplace of the American diner
Albania Bucket ListThis is budget-friendly Balkan getaway typically sees fewer crowds than the surrounding areas and is full of nature, charm, and history. Albania has emerged as a place to learn about architecture, relax on the beaches, try new cuisines, and meet friendly locals.
Bay Area Holiday Train Rides!!!
Best of Barcelona
Places to eat in Brussels, Belgium.When in Belgium, chocolate calories don't count!!
Top 15 places to visit in Brussels, Belgium.Not a Brussels sprout in sight!!
Top 20 places that show Mother Nature at her finest.Earth. Fire. Wind. Water. The power of Mother Nature is truly awe inspiring. Here is a list of the top 20 place to go to become one with our mother earth. #SeekerChallenge
Going Dutch in Solvang California"A little slice of Denmark in Southern California"
Best Breakfasts in BostonBreakfast is the most important meal of the day and Boston has some of the best spots to fill up.
Hit the Jackpot, Best Casinos in Northern CaliforniaAll bets are off (or should I say on) at these top Casinos in Northern California. Test your luck but don't break the bank, play your cards right and you can leave with a bigger bank roll than when you came.
Pick Your Own Fruit in the Bay Area.
Fun Spring Break Spots for Kids in the Bay Area