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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.

Battling ALS: Reversing aging, as life becomes more poignant

Sooner or later, my grandchildren will be taking care of me rather than the other way around. It never occurred to me that aging could be so definitive.

Rome’s hidden treasures – the Colosseum and Nero’s palace

Visit Nero's 200 room Golden Palace that has been hidden beneath Palatine Hill overlooking the Colosseum in Rome and experience Rome's hidden treasures.

Western response to terror in Manchester is typical

Teddy bears and hashtags are not a strategy against global terrorism. Western cultures need to wake up and be ready to fight.

Myth Trivia: The history and purpose of Lord Stanley’s Cup

Our Northern neighbors must be sad; For the first time in its history, the NHL championship does not have a Canadian team in the finals.

Looking the other way when it comes to Islam and Islamic extremism

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 30, 2017 – Football fans are often surprised to learn that the kicker on their favorite team is frequently the top...

The West must understand the divide between Sunni and Shia

The truth is that Muslims kill other Muslims for doctrinal reasons based on their faith rather than through terrorism.

Panama: Beautiful dresses and excellent emergency health care

ALS may take my dexterity and ability to do many of the things I enjoy, but as long as I am able to think I'm going to continue to see as much of the world as possible.

The Panama Canal and St. Nichols, patron saint of travelers and sailors

St. Nicholas is the patron saint of travelers and sailors, both of whom find themselves at the Panama Canal.

Battling ALS: Becoming a Guinea pig for Radicava clinical study

With 18 little hunt and peck sessions to look forward to I can only hope that I am getting something that might help in the future and not the sugar water.

Myth Trivia: Washington to Carter – More presidential firsts

Ulysses S. Grant was the first candidate to ever run against a woman for president when Virginia Woodhull became the nominee of the Equal Rights Party in 1872.

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La Reserve Paris Hotel and Spa: Sumptuously Magnificent

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