Fyllis Hockman

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So I heard that you could spend from dawn to dusk on the Malecon in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and never get bored and I...

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A few years ago, the fact that an island was the birthplace of Alexander Hamilton would have elicited very little excitement. But now since...

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Large resort hotels. Check. Three to four cruise ships a day. Check. Beach bars galore. Check. Extensive nightlife. Check. Chain restaurants. Check. High end...

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Walking home to our apartment in Venice, we share a wave through the window with the owner of Baba, our local osteria. Leaving for...

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It is not often that a toilet and a tea ceremony form perfect metaphors for the culture of a country, but so it is...

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I was halfway through my Dreamcatcher massage when the masseuse started dancing around the table. Now, I’m somewhat of an experienced spa-goer, but this...

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At 450+ years, St. Augustine, Florida is America’s oldest city. There’s a lot to recommend a city that old -- history, ancient (for the...

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I’m not at all a connoisseur of beer. I know a Pilsner Lager is a good beer; Bud Light is not. I know beers...

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Their bodies were sleek and graceful, the skin soft to the touch, their demeanor welcoming even if a bit skeptical. Still, they were more...