Travel on the Side

Monthly Archives: January 2010

First visit to Boston! I was in the city for a work conference. After it was over, I scheduled a couple of vacation days. I decided to pack as most as I could into one trip. I opted to purchase a Boston CityPASS for discounted admission into 5 sites. To make it worth the money, you DO need to visit 5 sites–which I did. I chose: Museum of Fine Arts New England… Read More

After finishing up a work conference in Boston, I decided to schedule a couple of vacation days. On one day, I took the “T” (subway) over to Cambridge and strolled around the campuses of Harvard University and MIT. Lots of great architecture: classic old buildings, plus new ones like Frank Gehry’s Stata Center at MIT. To tour MIT, take the “T” Red Line to the Kendall/MIT stop. I wound my way through… Read More

Peoria, Illinois is like a second home to me. Here are a few pictures over the past year from being out and about in Peoria.