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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.

Myth Trivia: Fun with place names and geographical oddities

If geography teachers spent more time highlighting the quirks of our planet, it might be more interesting for their students and a great learning experience as well.

Battling ALS with gadgets, wheelchairs and other paraphernalia

When the apple fell on Sir Isaac Newton's head, rather than making a pie, he discovered gravity. There's a corollary to that in the world of ALS which says "if it can drop, it will."

How to spend a perfect on the Lake of Lucerne in Switzerland

Veteran traveler Bob Taylor creates a picture perfect itinerary for a picture perfect place, Switzerland's Lake Lucerne

Is Europe smothering under the weight of an Islamic invasion?

Muslim families are increasing in size, thus creating greater numbers of Muslims which, over the next few decades, will engulf the Western world before we even know what hit us.

Myth Trivia: Matters of life and death. Elvis, Madonna, more

Elvis Presley, Babe Ruth, Roy Chapman and Madonna all have August 16 in common. But for very different reasons.

‘Inspire’ magazine announces Al-Qaeda’s latest terror target

Al-Qaeda and ISIS are competing for attention. Now, Al-Qaeda if focusing on U.S. and European city subway systems.

USO airport lounges: An oasis for military personnel

The USO began just prior to America's involvement in World War II when President Franklin D. Roosevelt and it is still supporting our Troops here and abroad

Battling ALS: Creatively thinking outside the box

Each day with ALS is a transition. A new learning experience. Morphing from being able to do simple daily tasks into partial dependency is one of the hardest.

Lausanne’s Collection de l’Art Brut: Where Primitive Art flourishes

"Naïve Art" is now a fully recognized artistic medium and is represented in art galleries throughout the world, but particularly in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Myth Trivia: The little known story of Albert Goering

When the Nazis came to power in 1933, Albert Goering, unlike his brother Hermann, rejected the barbarism of the party and immediately turned away from it.

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Le Relais Bernard Loiseau: Culinary Majesty at the legendary Cote d’Or

Le Relais Bernard Loiseau is a magnificent 5 star Relais & Chateaux luxury restaurant, hotel, and spa under the direction of two Michelin star Chef Patrick Bertron.