• TIO Montana: Wrap-up, Pilots And Airplanes

    2 weeks ago.

    Let me start by saying that serendipity often reveals itself through our mistakes. I'll explain later. Our adventure with the family officially ended with a Friday morning breakfast in Columbia Falls. Kimm, Mike and Matthew detoured into the Park for…

  • Mountainfilm & Telski: “Racing Extinction,” 12/8

    9 months ago.

    Telluride Mountainfilm, with support from the Telluride Ski & Golf Company, brings encore of "Racing Extinction,” Community screening is Tuesday, December 8, Telluride Conference Center, Mountain Village. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the show begins at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $10.  Telluride Mountainfilm…

  • TIO CA.: Sausalito & San Francisco

    9 months ago.

    In a world where so many politicians are thought to prostitute themselves for power and money, the question on the table is this: Would she be a viable candidate for public office today? Born Mabel Busby in Baker, Oregon in 1903,…

  • Telluride: The Real Deal

    9 months ago.

    Turkey day? Meh. Opening day of the winter ski season in Telluride (November 26). Now you’re talking. Reasons why Telluride over any other ski resort are laid out in purple prose (dusted with snow white) by one of our wonderful Sunday ladies,…

  • Telluride Best in Colorado

    10 months ago.

    In the recent reader’s survey in Ski Magazine, (October 2015 issue), Telluride deemed best ski resort in Colorado; 4th in the West. Don't wait to book your vacation. Go here for information about ski-and-stay packages.  When readers fill out the resort survey…

  • TIO NYC: Sargent & Solisti

    11 months ago.

    Next concert is October 28. Tickets here for the Trio Solisti’s Brahms series at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall. Or call CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800. Turns out there are lots of ways to spell “sensual." The total eclipse of the moon the evenings…

  • TIO Missouri: Tiger Hotel & More

    11 months ago.

    If you have lived, as I have, the notorious Saul Steinberg cartoon, (“View of the World,” 1976, with Manhattan as the epicenter), the state does not even exist. The emphasis would be on the “MISS" in Missouri. But if you are driving cross-country in…

  • Spring Sunday: The Imprint of Travel

    1 year ago.

    I walk into the museum below the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe in Berlin with eight 11th and 12th grade Telluride Mountain School students and art teacher Craig Wasserman. We stop short to read a quote printed clearly…

  • TIO Guest Travelogue: Snapshots of Havana

    1 year ago.

    Hola Cuba!   I become giddy as we near the island of Cuba. My seat mate, a heating and air-conditioning salesman from San Diego, is bouncing up and down in his seat too. It isn’t that we are defying U.S.…

  • OHMigod! A Dance with an Electric Beauty

    1 year ago.

    Sus and I had a romantic weekend in Denver that ended with a quick kiss at the airport as she headed for New York and I, with one major stop, drove back to Telluride. Before making my way through the…

  • TIO Denver: Weekend Getaway

    1 year ago.

    Our recent weekend in Denver proved that getting high in the Mile High City does not necessarily twin with cannabis and vaporizers. At the end of the cultural banquet that defined our romantic getaway, we did indeed inhale – the pure…

  • TIO in Hawaii: Whales, Turtles, & Surf, Oh My!

    1 year ago.

      Not long after we finished our marathon run around America in early November, Sus and I decided we wanted to take a "warm break" this winter. Susan hasn't done much downhill skiing the past few seasons, favoring x-country, so…

  • 2015 Top-Ranked Western Ski Resorts, Telluride

    1 year ago.

    Guess who came in #4 overall. The following blurb by Rob Story was excerpted from Ski Magazine. We don’t want to take undue credit, but following years of elite rankings in SKI’s Resort Guide Scenery category—including No. 1 yet again…

  • Telluride/Montrose Air Service Takes Massive Jump

    1 year ago.

    With North America’s #1 Resort Ranking (Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Poll) and coming off a record year for visits, Telluride has announced a 20% increase in destination flights this winter. Highlights include a 46% growth in seats from Dallas (DFW),…

  • Moab Music Festival: Music in ‘A Miracle of a Place’

    2 years ago.

    If you're looking to get out of town for the Labor Day Weekend, you just might want to consider The 22nd Annual Moab Music Festival which opens this week with both indoor and outdoor concerts. As thousands of Utah Symphony…

  • Places That Make You Say 'Om': Yoga Retreats for Every Personality

    2 years ago.

    As one of the founders of RE:Treat, a yoga-inpired lifestyle adventure company, I do concur with this article's author that "yoga is not a one-size-fits-all activity."  Here are several excerpts from Erica Bray's look a variety of retreats for varying…