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Bob Taylor

Bob Taylor
Bob Taylor has been travel writer for more than three decades. Following a career as an award winning sports producer/anchor, Taylor’s media production business produced marketing presentations for Switzerland Tourism, Rail Europe, the Finnish Tourist Board, Japan Railways Group, the Swedish Travel & Tourism Council and the Swiss Travel System among others. He is founder of The Magellan Travel Club (www.MagellanTravelClub.com) and his goal is to visit 100 countries or more during his lifetime.

Today’s Middle East hot spots: Egypt and Syria

With ISIS doing its ISIS thing against Christians on Palm Sunday, the hotspot today it is Cairo.

Battling ALS with frustration, disappointment and more tests

After being denied disability compensation from the VA for ALS, the struggle got a little tougher.

Jen’s list of the best places to visit in Germany

Meet a travel blogger who goes only by the name of Jen. Jen has come up with a unique concept that lists the 100 best things to do in several countries in the world. Here are a few.

Egypt’s president, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi gives Donald Trump high marks

President Trump has met with with President el-Sisi, and while Donald Trump is controversial, some leaders in the Arab world think he is stronger than Obama

Myth Trivia: It doesn’t get any better than The Masters

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 5, 2017 – When the azaleas bloom in Augusta, Georgia, it can mean only one thing: The annual rite of spring...

Celebrities who preach politics hurt their public image

Football fans and movie lovers also have reacted negatively to figures as diverse as Colin Kaepernick and Meryl Steep for their strident political preaching.

London’s negative trend: Closing churches, opening mosques

Islamic extremists have proven time and again that they do not need specialized tools or armaments to strike fear into the hearts of Western citizens.

Battling ALS: A gathering of non-partisan minds with one goal –

The blood girls want my blood. My mind kept racing with the idea that I am now slowly becoming a turnip because, as the old adage goes, "you can't get blood out of a turnip."

Edinburgh Castle: Scotland’s mighty fortress and symbol of strength

One thing is certain, there has been a royal castle on the site since the 12th century, and it continued to be a royal residence until 1633.

To understand Islam, we must first understand the terms

The talking heads love to tell us how to deal with Islamic terrorism, but they first need to understand the vocabulary of jihad and its deeper meaning.

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Gurl 8 Pat Hearn, Andy Warhol and New York’s art scene

Gurl 8 is a New York art and punk scene legend. And she died far too young. The following article includes images and language that some may find offensive.