When I was growing up, Christmases were modest. But I still remember the year that there was a globe underneath the tree. Right away, I found Panama — the country where my family was from and where I was born. Then we looked for England where my brother was born (and where he might have held dual citizenship, except for the fact that he could care less.) Then it was off to explore, with a spin of our fingers, the rest of the world. I still believe in the power of globes to spark the imagination and these days I like Globee city globes the best. They even come as night lights!

I've Got the World on a String

London Globee Night Light


Milan Globee


Hong Kong Globee


Las Vegas Globee

True story.  I ordered a Globee for my husband’s birthday last year and as it was shipping from the UK, it didn’t arrive in time. I…

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