The Spanish Watchtowers

There are many watchtowers along the coast of Southern Spain built to watch for pirates and other invaders from the South. The pirates attacked shipping and often conducted land raids … Continue Reading →

Unraveling Oliver

Title: Unraveling Oliver Author: Liz Nugent Genre: Fiction Publisher: Simon and Schuster Release Date: August 22, 2017 Pages: 272 Originally published: Ireland: Penguin Ireland, 2014. I enjoyed this book and … Continue Reading →

Iguazu Falls

The Iguazu Falls of South America are located on the border of Argentina and Brazil. They are truly amazing and breathtaking and while it is not easy to get to … Continue Reading →

Angkor Wat

The largest religious monument in the world is the temple complex of Angkor Wat in Cambodia. Originally constructed as a Hindu temple of god in the 12th century, it sits on a site of 162 … Continue Reading →

Tips for the disabled traveler at sea

My wife, Lorna, and I are especially attuned to the needs of disabled travelers, as we both have family members with special needs. My father was a diabetic for most … Continue Reading →

Rhodes: The Race for Africa

Title: Rhodes: The Race For Africa Author: Antony Thomas Genre: History Publisher: St. Martin's Press Release Date: September 15, 1997 Pages: 368 A biography of Africa’s conqueror takes the reader … Continue Reading →

The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome

Title: The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome Author: Tony Attwood Genre: Psychology Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers Release Date: 2006 Pages: 397 A guide to Asperger’s syndrome describes what it is … Continue Reading →

The Sociopath Next Door

Title: The Sociopath Next Door Author: Martha Stout Genre: Psychology Publisher: Harmony Release Date: 2005 Format: hardback Pages: 241 Examines the sociopaths–individuals with an antisocial personality disorder who possess no … Continue Reading →

How to Cope With Bullying

Bullies can be anyone. They vary from ordinary people who bully to achieve personal goals, strive for promotions, impress their managers or put you down because they see you as … Continue Reading →

How Workplace Bullying Affects People

The target of bullying may suffer from or experience a great number of symptoms all of which result from his or her treatment at work. The events taking place in … Continue Reading →