Category Archives: Accommodations

Ireland and Irelands

  It would seem that we are having too much fun for me to keep up with my blogging! Guess that isn’t a terrible state of affairs. Megan and Colin arrived on Saturday, May 18, afternoon.  Their plane was delayed … Continue reading

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More on the Burren

Yesterday, Friday, May 17th, was our second and last full day in County Clare.  We kept with the theme of following local suggestions and recommendations for our outings, which turned out to be a brilliant strategy.  But, first, I have … Continue reading

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Arrival in the Emerald Isle

After many jaw aching hours, we have arrived.  In fact, we haven’t just arrived in Ireland, we have arrived at our lovely cottage accommodation near the village of Kinvarra in County Clare.  It is delightful. We spent last night at … Continue reading

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Bangkok: City of Markets

It’s Tuesday, April 9th, and my iPad clock has finally caught up with the current time zone; so, I know that it is 6:46 a.m. local time. The sun is already peeking over one of the many clouds in the … Continue reading

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Surabaya

  Today is Thursday, March 28th.  We’ve been voyagers upon the good ship Viking Orion for two full days and we are two happy campers . . . if by “camping” one means having extraordinarily comfortable quarters and an obscene … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Villa AyoKa

We slept well on our last night here at the villa.  At 10:30 a.m., we are being picked up for our transfer to our ship. As the photo, by cousin Claire, illustrates, we began our last morning with a spectacular … Continue reading

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Views from the Pool

Since I haven’t taken any photos of our villa, I decided it was about time.  Since all of our bedrooms, which are lovely, are currently festooned with all sorts of clothing, I decided to take some shots from the pool. … Continue reading

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Movin’ On

Oh, my gosh!!  It is March 21st and I haven’t posted anything since we moved on from Seminyak to Villa AyoKa in the Beraban area.  I have to admit I’m having a difficult time remembering the names of the villages … Continue reading

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Bye-Bye, Villa Gaya

Because no one is checking in today, Marco (of Villa Gaya) has given us a late check out.  We don’t need to vacate until 2 p.m. when the car to take us to Villa AyoKa should arrive. This has been … Continue reading

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Humidity is Good For One’s Skin

As I said in my last blog:  Just keep repeating that until you believe it. We were both up early-ish; I slept well, Michael not so well.  We decided that we should take a morning stroll to get our bearings. … Continue reading

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