4 Things to do in the Small Town of Sirnitz, Austria

Hidden in a the Carinthian Nockberge Mountains is the small town of Sirnitz, Austria.  This small town is little more than a church, a store, a couple of small hotels and guesthouses, and a hand full of residents.  I spent two days  in this Austria town while traveling through Austria on my 2006 People to People trip. Continue Reading . . .

Nine things to know about the stairs up the Eiffel Tower (and other helpful tips)

Paris, France, the City of Lights and the City of Love. It is the home of many famous landmarks. The Louvre, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral, and last but not least the Eiffel Tower. Instantly recognizable by most of the world population. This landmark was built to the 1889 Exposition Universelle (World’s Fair). No trip to Paris is complete without a visit to the Eiffel Tower. The Eiffel Tower is located in the 7th of Paris Arrondissements. Continue Reading . . .