Monthly Archives: April 2007

New Mexico & Arizona

     We began this trip in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We used this city as a base for our entire stay and just made day trips from here for the 4 1/2 days we spent out west. Our first stop, after … Continue reading

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Greece & Turkey

     We were both a little nervous about this trip for several reasons. Not long after we booked the trip, there were several terrorist incidents in Istanbul which made Lee very fearful. To allay her fears, we actually called the … Continue reading

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Hawai’i

     Our grand trip of the year was to Hawaii. We flew into Honolulu and immediately boarded another flight to Maui, second largest of the islands. It is dominated by two volcanoes, Haleakala (Photo #1)to the east, and Pu’u Kukui … Continue reading

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Puerto Vallarta

     We did a Marriott exchange for this April school vacation trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. This well-known beach resort is located on the west coast of Mexico, in what is called the "Mexican Riviera". Our resort was positively fantastic, … Continue reading

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Jamaica Jaunt

      We were dying to get away from winter, but had no plans till April, so, last minute, I tried to book a trip to Jamaica (during the school vacation). We were able to get out on a Sunday, then … Continue reading

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Spain

     Here was a new angle on European trips!  We traveled with another couple (Marie & Ed). They had never been to Europe before so Lee & I were the tour leaders. Since we had never been to Spain, ourselves, … Continue reading

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