Gem and Lita
Travel

by Gem and Lita
gem@filipinojournal.com

TAJ MAHAL, “A Love Poem In Marble”

TAJ MAHAL, “A Love Poem In Marble”

Gem and Lita

It was a hot summer day in August when I boarded a Pakistan International Airlines direct flight from the city of Lahore in Pakistan to New Delhi, India, to quench my thirst to see

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NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 5)

NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 5)

Gem and Lita

Mark Twain, an American writer and humorist (also the Father of American Literature), once said, “An American has not seen the United States until he has seen Mardi Gras in New Orleans.” “Mardi” is

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NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot”  (Part 4)

NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 4)

Gem and Lita

While in New Orleans we embarked on a Louisiana Plantation tour to view the monumental plantation homes that bring to mind the dark legacies of slavery prior to 1808 when international slave trading was

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NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 3)

NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 3)

Gem and Lita

No one would ever visit New Orleans in the southeastern US State of Louisiana , a melting pot of French, African, American, and French-Canadian cultures, without touring and exploring the historic Bourbon Street, the

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NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 2)

NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 2)

Gem and Lita

Ain’t no city like New Orleans. As experienced a taste of New Orleans lingers as time goes by. Unfolding vividly in particular are the images of the most famous street in New Orleans, Bourbon

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NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot”

NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot”

Gem and Lita

We have been in so many places on earth; however, there’s no place like New Orleans. Truly, it is a place like no other . It’s got distinct music, best cuisine that reflects its

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Springhill Winter Snow Park

Springhill Winter Snow Park

Gem and Lita

Saturday, 25 January 2020, cloudy sky, minus 6 Celsius with slight windchill, and a little gust of wind – quite a perfect day for alpine (downhill) skiing at the Springhill Winter Sports Park .

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Palm Springs Winter Escape

Palm Springs Winter Escape

Gem and Lita

Each winter flocks of snowbirds from Winnipeg and other parts of Canada fly south to get away from the cold. Although we’re used to embrace and hug the long frigid winter of our city

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Pearl Harbour Experience

Pearl Harbour Experience

Gem and Lita

7:45 Sunday morning, 7 December 1941: the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbour is one of the most significant dates that has changed the course of human history. Coordinated Japanese aerial attacks over the

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