Kimpton’s Monaco: Hotel Whimsy in Pittsburgh

Maybe ‘whimsy’ and Pittsburg don’t seem like a natural pairing, but in this revitalized, booming city, Hotel Monaco brings more than a dash of flair and the good vibes that Kimpton is known for.  Continue reading “Kimpton’s Monaco: Hotel Whimsy in Pittsburgh”

Iceland: Searching for Richard Serra, Discovering Reykjavik

Pair of pillars, Afangar, Videy Island

The mission:  To see renowned sculptor Richard Serra’s striking installation Afangar (“Standing Stones”) on Viðey Island, a national preserve across the harbor from Reykjavík.  With that brief, I savored a taste of Iceland on a layover to New York from London. In searching for Richard Serra in Iceland, I discovered Reykjavik Continue reading “Iceland: Searching for Richard Serra, Discovering Reykjavik”

Inspiration from Isaac

Isaac Mizrahi An Unruly History  at The Jewish Museum, NYC, through August 7, 2016

After visiting the Isaac show, I am reminded of how much a dash of color makes me happy.

We’ve just come out of the “Black Sea” of a New York winter. Although white has always been my choice for summer….. under Isaac’s influence I’m ready to experiment.

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Hi, It’s Jane….

fullsizeoutput_ff4Welcome to Three Score & More…. our mission is to inspire travel, style, and discovery among curious and sophisticated women 60+.  Let’s never stop learning or lose that sense of adventure! 

As part of the ‘three score and more’ demographic, I’m no stranger to life’s reset button. After careers in advertising,  communication, and a very rewarding stint in adventure travel, I am following my heart and aim to inspire others to do the same. Continue reading “Hi, It’s Jane….”

Twinkle Toes – Shoes to Make You Smile

Sparkly espadrilles

Packing shoes is always a challenge.  My goal is comfort without sacrificing style.  If it’s too practical, forget it!!  Enter twinkle toes…comfy, fun, but practical solutions that will also make you smile.

Metallic goes with everything; gold, silver, bronze…it’s up to you. Continue reading “Twinkle Toes – Shoes to Make You Smile”

How to Call a Random Swede in Sweden

Swedish flag

You savvy travelers no doubt know about the Swedish Tourist Association‘s campaign to link the world to Sweden – one Swede at a time – by calling a national phone number (+46 771-793-336; international charges apply).  What better way to celebrate Sweden’s 250th anniversary of the abolition of censorship than to encourage the entire population to chat with strangers about, well, anything.

I wanted to learn about Skane, in Sweden’s southeast and high on my travel list. So, I called. Continue reading “How to Call a Random Swede in Sweden”

My Top 10 Travel Apps

Mac App store logo

These ten apps enrich any trip either by avoiding/mitigating hassles  or simply setting the stage for serendipitous memories.  A few of the apps are indispensable in everyday life, too.

Note: Trip planning or itinerary-based apps (e.g. TripAdvisor, packing guides, Trip-It, etc.) are not included here. All below are free unless noted and all but one are available for both Android and iPhone. Continue reading “My Top 10 Travel Apps”

5 Shops for Baby Love on the Upper East Side

Ralph Lauren Children, NYC

Few neighborhoods in America host a collection of shops catering to exquisite/expensive layette and baby/toddler clothing and gifts. New York’s Upper East Side is one of them. Paris or Milan hold no advantage for selecting the “right” (and expensive) newborn gift. The UES has a mile stretch of children’s boutiques for doting grown-ups to swathe the young’uns in Euro – or Euro-inspired – splendor. Continue reading “5 Shops for Baby Love on the Upper East Side”

San Francisco Solo @ 60+ 8 Tips to make it great

Golden Gate Bridge looking north

The best thing about San Francisco is San Francisco 

–Frank Lloyd Wright

Here are 8 tips from as I set out to change-up the typical San Francisco tourist experience. Would it be weird, as a 60+ solo traveler?  Not one bit as it turned out, and the freedom was priceless. Continue reading “San Francisco Solo @ 60+ 8 Tips to make it great”