Sharon K Kurtz - Freelance Travel Writer
Hello! My name is Sharon Kurtz and I’m happy that you have stopped by my site. I am a passionate traveler, travel writer and tour leader for a women’s small group tour company. My website combines any and all things related to travel – interesting destinations, packing tips, memorable food experiences, and stories about fascinating people I encounter along the way.
I hope my stories and experiences motivate & inspire readers to get out and explore the world.
I will have original and shared content, photographs & clips of articles I have written for on-line and print publications. I would love to hear from you! You can either comment on a post directly, or fill out the form under “Contact Me”.
Breckenridge: An Easy Winter Getaway from Texas
Breckenridge is an outdoor paradise in the winter with breathtaking mountain views.
Maine Windjammer Cruise (Podcast)
What is it like to sail on a Maine Windjammer Cruise in Penobscot Bay off the Coast of Maine.
All Aboard the Denali Star
Majestic and incredibly scenic, this train experience is full of adventure!
Best Things to do in St. Augustine, Florida
Take a sofa tour of St. Augustine with Rovology Digital Nomad, Sharon Kurtz
Key West Blue
The world is a rich tapestry of color, I share my love of Key West Blue in Food Wine Travel Magazine's Color Issue, July 2021
Key West Celebrations: Fun in the Sun All Year.
Ten Fun Festivals in Key West, Celebrating the Quirky Culture of the Conch Republic
Travel Writers share favorite local wines and wineries
Texas has great wines, including my local favorite Eden Hill Vineyard
13 Best things to do in Marathon Key, Florida
The combined year-round warm weather and relaxing tropical setting make Marathon a great place to vacation.
Discover Nature on Florida's Space Coast
An adventure lover's dream, the part of "Old Florida" is being recognized as a top destination for ecotourism
Don Julio–a Buenos Aires Meat Lover's Paradise
It only takes one meal at Don Julio to understand why visitors flock this the temple of meat and Malbec
Celebrate National Wine Day
Since Texan's like to celebrate all things "Texas" in the Lone Star State, we are celebrating Texas's long history of wine production.
3rd Place Winner in Food, Wine, Travel Photo Contest, 2021
Architecture Category ~ Cairo Mosque Detail
TJ's Seafood Market and Grill, a Family Fixture in Dallas, Texas
TJ's Seafood Market and Grill has been serving seafood enthusiasts for 30 years
12 Best Things to do in Sitka, Alaska
Sitka, where the fish is fresh, culture is celebrated, and wilderness beckons steps from your door
World Food Day 2020
Food is a fundamental human right. And yet, one in nine people around the world experience chronic hunger
Omaha, Nebraska is for Steak Lovers
If you've never been to Omaha, you have likely heard a little something about the steaks.
Celebrate the Abundance of the Season
Don't you love summer? When the Texas heat is in full-swing, that's when our gardens and farmer's markets are chock-full of flavorful produce.
Summer Days are Perfect to Celebrate Watermelon
Watermelon is the quintessential summer fruit. What could be more satisfying on a hot summer's day?
Hortus Botanicus, Amsterdam's Garden Oasis
Established in 1636 to battle the Black Death plague spreading across Europe, the Hortus Botanicus is one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world.
Cartagena, Colombia, Photo Essay
Cartagena, Columbia is a feast for the senses. A Caribbean Port City with enchanting Colonial Architecture and 16th century walled center.
Act 2: It's Never Too Late To Dream A New Dream
Author C.S. Lewis once said, "You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream." I decided to change my life and follow my travel writing dreams.
La Olla in Oaxaca Mexico
Holy Mole! Explore the Flavors and Traditions of Oaxaca at La Casa De Los Sabores
Visit National Parks from the Comforts of Home
Immerse yourself in environments that give you a real sense of place without actually being there. Now you can fill your living room with the sights and sounds of the National Parks without leaving home.
Take Time to Enjoy the Wildflowers
Thank you, Lady Bird Johnson. "Almost every person, from childhood, has been touched by the untamed beauty of wildflowers"
The Lone Ranger - A travel adventure
Sometimes, unforgettable travel memories come from unplanned adventures. Read how Ranger Billy turned a potentially disastrous day into an unexpected highlight of our tour
A Beautiful Morning at the Dallas Arboretum
Enjoy the sights and sounds of summer. The Dallas Arboretum is open to welcome the public for the first time since the shutdown
Seek out Majestic Maui Shores
Maui is one of the most beguiling and breathtaking islands on earth..."Maui no ka 'oi" - Maui is the best.