The Traveling Steve's

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Wonderful dinner in Santiago at Oporto Steakhouse!
Wonderful dinner in Santiago at Oporto Steakhouse!

Wonderful dinner in Santiago at Oporto Steakhouse!

On our first day in Santiago, Steve (DOS) and I rested up a bit from the trip last night from Miami. When we arrived in the morning, we checked into the Hyatt Centric Hotel and walked around a bit before…

Farewell to Christmas, and Onward Through 2018!
Farewell to Christmas, and Onward Through 2018!

Farewell to Christmas, and Onward Through 2018!

Happy New Year 2018, once again!  The year so far has been off to a slow (and COLD) start.  After having a wonderful time at the Hyatt by Disney World, we had a few days at home to relax before…

Touring Mendoza wineries with Leo – Day 2
Touring Mendoza wineries with Leo – Day 2

Touring Mendoza wineries with Leo – Day 2

Before heading out on our second day of touring the wineries, we had breakfast at our hotel, The Park Hyatt Mendoza.  As we walked down the hall from our room towards the elevator, we looked out at the beautiful 8am…

Touring Mendoza wine country with Leo – Day 1
Touring Mendoza wine country with Leo – Day 1

Touring Mendoza wine country with Leo – Day 1

On our second day of our arrival into Mendoza, we took a private wine tour Steve (DOS) had previously arranged prior to our arrival in Argentina.  This is a quick 4 day trip for us from Orlando to Mendoza, taken…

Time out from the Safari for a quick travel update
Time out from the Safari for a quick travel update

Time out from the Safari for a quick travel update

I still have a couple posts left to do on our Africa vacation, but as I don’t want to be rushed with the next Safari segment, I’m doing a quick update for where I am now.  It’s Sunday night, June…

Victoria Falls by Land, Sea, and Helicopter!
Victoria Falls by Land, Sea, and Helicopter!

Victoria Falls by Land, Sea, and Helicopter!

Ok, after a bit of a break from my work trip to Baltimore, I’m resuming the blog of our Africa trip, where I left off at Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Our second and last day in Victoria Falls was a busy…

Sailing the Chobe River on the Zambezi Queen
Sailing the Chobe River on the Zambezi Queen

Sailing the Chobe River on the Zambezi Queen

By the second day of our cruise, we knew all of our fellow passengers on our AMA Waterways tour/cruise by name, as we had started as a group in Cape Town for 3 nights. With only 14 cabins, the Zambezi…