I missed live softball the last two summers, but I squeezed in a lot in September. I even managed to play a little.
The Islands of Tahiti are among the most beautiful and sought-after vacation destinations in the world. The endless images of overwater bungalows with Bora Bora’s majestic peak towering over waters of every shade of blue have an intrinsic pull. But with 118 islands and atolls to explore, there is so much more to this spectacular region of the Pacific.
Over the weekend I thought I would finally be back watching a softball game at Northwestern. Due to a paperwork snafu, I could not get my ticket. Not to be denied, I watched the game from a bit of a distance without breaking any rules. Unfortunately, the Wildcats lost a double header to the University of Minnesota.
My October weekends have been busier than usual. Filled with new food and music and familiar sports, it has been a fun month.
Whether it's the people, the craic (fun) or the coasts, travelers always find something to love about the island of Ireland. What fills your heart?
I spent much of the last couple weeks watching women's collegiate softball. Despite the inclement weather, I enjoyed watching my two favorite teams on the road to the Women's College World Series.