Tag Archives: Porthole Cruise Magazine

Story Published, South American Beaches Feature

My latest story published was a feature on South American Beaches in the current issue of Porthole Cruise Magazine, now on newsstands. Here’s a link to an excerpted online version.

 

https://www.porthole.com/south-americas-best-beaches/

 

Story Published!

Natural Bridge. Photo by Richard Varr

Natural Bridge. Photo by Richard Varr

My story on the wild side of Curacao has been published in the latest issue of Porthole Cruise Magazine, now available on newsstands or at Barnes and Noble.  To read an excerpt:

http://www.porthole.com/CurrentIssue/WetWildCaptivatingCuracao.aspx

Photo by Richard Varr

Photo by Richard Varr

Story Published! Miami’s Wynwood Walls

Murals at the Wynwood Walls across from a restaurant.  Photo by Richard Varr

Murals at the Wynwood Walls across from a restaurant. Photo by Richard Varr

Mural at the Wynwood Walls.  Photo by Richard Varr

Mural at the Wynwood Walls. Photo by Richard Varr

My story on Miami’s unique outdoor art museum of sorts, the Wynwood Walls, has been published in the latest issue of Porthole Cruise Magazine, on newsstands now.  The Walls features murals on old warehouse facades — murals where the fine line between art and graffiti seems to fade.

http://www.porthole.com/CurrentIssue/MiamisWynwoodWalls.aspx

Mural by Greek painter Stelios Faitakis at the Wynwood Walls, Miami. Photo by Richard Varr

Mural by Greek painter Stelios Faitakis at the Wynwood Walls, Miami.
Photo by Richard Varr

My Caribbean Bucket List Published!

Trinidad's Carnival. Photo by Richard Varr

Trinidad’s Carnival. Photo by Richard Varr

 

My story on the top five things to do in the Caribbean has been published in Porthole Cruise Magazine, on newsstands now.  To read an excerpt, the link is below or click on the link to the right.

 

http://www.porthole.com/CurrentIssue/TheBucketListCaribbean.aspx

Views of a lifetime.  Photo by Richard Varr

Views of a lifetime. Photo by Richard Varr

Stories Published!

Two stories have been published so far this summer.

Miami River in downtown Miami.  Photo by Richard Varr

Miami River in downtown Miami. Photo by Richard Varr

My story on the Miami River is currently in the August 2013 issue of Porthole Cruise Magazine, now on newsstands.  Did you know Miami has a river?  For an excerpt, click on the link on the right.

Central Canal, Indianapolis. Photo by Richard Varr

Central Canal, Indianapolis. Photo by Richard Varr

Also, my destination feature on Indianapolis is in the summer issue of Coast to Coast, a magazine for the RV club and resort network Coast to Coast.

Stories Published!

October and November were good months as several of my stories were published in magazines and online!   All are online — click on the links to the right.

“Destination Discovery:  Israel” is in the December issue of Porthole Cruise Magazine, now on the newsstand.

 

My story on the history of Tabasco Pepper Sauce is currently in the online edition of  AAA Home&Away magazine.

 

“Houston:  Larger Than Life” was in the October issue of SilverKris, Singapore Airline’s inflight magazine.

 

 

 

GoWorldTravel.com recently published two of my stories — one on “The Face” appearing on Aoraki Mount Cook, New Zealand’s tallest mountain on the South Island; and the other on my island hopping adventures in Fiji.