Category Archives: Travel


Typical opening line for a pattibrownblog post:  “Sorry it’s been so long since I’ve blogged….” But truthfully, I’m not sorry.  Had I been busy working, or just hanging out around the house, maybe I’d be sorry.  However, I’ve been having the time of my life all month long.  We went to Paris.  It was amazing. […]

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We’re back from Charleston…

…and had a wonderful, wonderful time.  It was the first time I’ve ever visited this storied city, and she  absolutely lived up to every preconceived notion (mostly influenced by one of my favorite writers) that I had formed about her.   She was a complete juxtaposition of concepts: rustic yet refined, pretentious yet welcoming, weathered yet beautiful, and […]

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I think I’ll go to Boston.

No wait, I just got back from Boston.  But yes, I desperately want to return.  Fell in love with the city, the brownstones, the chowder, the harbor…..and mostly the people!  Couldn’t have been friendlier.  We  had a great time.  Brought along the same cheap old camera from my New York trip, but became pretty frustrated with […]

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