Archive for the Travel Category

Land Diving

In my latest business venture, I’m involved with the travel sector (more on that later). Anyway, one sub sector that I deal with relates to activity and adventure holidays. Thus, not only do I come across a lot of interesting destinations, but all sorts of quirky activities […]

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Rick Steves Audio Europe

As we walked through the National Gallery and British Museum yesterday, BestGuyFriend was listening to Rick Steves Audio Europe. It’s an app for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android phones that offers “self-guided tours for dozens of Europe’s top museums, sights and historic walks — plus 200 […]

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Travel Sabbatical

The line “leaving on a jet plane, don’t know when I’ll be back again” from John Denver’s song is on repeat in my head. Its a song about a man who is going on a journey and doesn’t say a proper goodbye to his lover as he […]

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Why We Travel

Those of you who have been reading my blog for sometime will know that the title: Ursula’s No So Secret History is inspired by Paul Theroux’s book My Secret History. I don’t really have a secret life that no one knows about — I just want to […]

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O Canada

Greetings from Toronto, Canada! I have been here for the last few days and I am totally digging this city. It is different from all the major cities in the US I lived in(Boston, Washington DC, Chicago, etc.), but yet it is quite familiar at the same […]

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