Monthly Archives: April 2007

San Diego & the Rose Parade

    Our first full day in San Diego was spent at the world-famous Zoological Park. The animals are housed in a lovely setting with impressive vegetation and criss-crossing paved pathways to connect the various exhibits. Most-anticipated for us were the … Continue reading

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Alert

    The blog entries will be suspended as of the end of the week, since Lee & I are traveling to Cancun — new fodder for the blog!!  Plus, I have been unable to incorporate pictures into recent blogs since … Continue reading

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Great Places – New England, USA

    Boston, Massachusetts, is an another exciting city, loaded with history and culture. Because of the presence of so many colleges and universities (Harvard, MIT, Boston University, etc), there are numerous opportunities to explore the Arts. Check out Symphony Hall, … Continue reading

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Spotlight on New York City

     New York City and its skyline are certainly one of the most recognized locations in the world. No longer, unfortunately, capped by the World Trade Towers, the city has, nevertheless, many tall and distinguished buildings. The Empire State Building … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Washington DC

    Washington, DC is a requisite destination for all patriotic Americans. It also has much appeal for the world traveler because of its wonderful museums and beautiful neo-classic architecture, as well as the striking memorials that honor some of the … Continue reading

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Return to Italy

    Our return to Italy was another trip taken with our frequent travel companions, Ed & Marie. They had never been to Italy so I designed a trip which incorporated the best of what we had seen previously with a … Continue reading

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Canadian Maritimes

    This was my 60th birthday trip — a long, road trip to an area that we have never been. We soon discovered that the distances were truly long and somewhat arduous, although we certainly enjoyed the trip anyway.     … Continue reading

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France & the Benelux

    This was another of our compressed trips — an attempt to accomplish a lot in a fairly short amount of time. The length of this trip to Europe was only about nine days.     We flew into Charles de … Continue reading

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Eastern Europe II

     The following is a continuation of our Eastern Europe trip (since no more photos could be added)            Our next excursion was to Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, which is only about 50 miles east of Vienna but … Continue reading

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Eastern Europe I

    We began this momentous trip when our flight touched down in Frankfurt, Germany. We immediately picked up our car at the airport and got onto the Autobahn, heading south then east to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, at the base of the Alps. … Continue reading

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