Wine Country

By Robert Maxwell | February 28, 2021 |

In 1992, my wife and I spent our honeymoon touring Northern California. One of our first stops was a few days spent touring the Napa…

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Taste the High Country

By Robert Maxwell | February 26, 2021 |

In the summer of 1987, I had the opportunity to spend a week in Aspen, Colorado on business. While Aspen is known for the excellent…

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By Robert Maxwell | February 25, 2021 |

The Kilimanjaro Safari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom may be a familiar attraction to those that frequent Disney parks. At 100 acres, it is the biggest…

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By Robert Maxwell | February 23, 2021 |

Even at the highest elevations, in the middle of thick forests, a melting glacier can provide the most magnificent and unexpected sighting of a waterfall.…

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Meadowlark Gardens Vienna Virginia


By Robert Maxwell | February 22, 2021 |

After having played in these gardens dozens of time over the years, I think my daughters know every inch of these bridges at Meadowlark Gardens…

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Evening in Paradise

By Robert Maxwell | February 20, 2021 |

Spending the night on Mt. Rainier will change the way you look at the nighttime sky forever. This photograph, taken in 1995, shows how the…

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Cologne Germany

Kölner Dom

By Robert Maxwell | February 19, 2021 |

Visiting Cologne in the early 1990’s, I was struck by the unexpected beauty of post war Germany. The Cologne Cathedral, Kölner Dom, remained standing after…

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Hilton Head Island 2020


By Robert Maxwell | February 18, 2021 |

The wonderful thing about visiting Hilton Head during the winter months is that you have the entire beach to yourself. In many ways, you have…

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