Category Archives: Education

Shifting Gears

A 4:30 a.m. departure had the ten of us who were continuing on to Georgia heading to the Skopje airport from Ohrid yesterday, June 6.  It took a full 3 1/4 hours to make the drive.  Speaking only for Michael … Continue reading

Posted in Buster, Education, Friends, Language, Travel | Tagged | Leave a comment

Skopje: First Full Day

And I do mean full!  I am writing this on June 3rd, a full day after the events to be reported actually occurred and I can tell that I will have to do a quick job to get any reporting … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Celebrity, Education, Food and Drink, Friends, Travel | Tagged | Leave a comment

Vienna: Day 3 – Going to the Horses

Sunday, December 3rd, began with domestics:  a couple loads of laundry; and then we went to the horses.  The Spanish Riding School to be precise, to see the Lipizzaner stallions strut their stuff.  We had reserved tickets months in advance … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrity, Education, Food and Drink, Plumbing, Travel | Tagged | 2 Comments

A Little Night Music

No, I’m not talking about Mozart’s piece by that name, although one could be forgiven for doing so here in Vienna.  Instead, I am speaking more generically about music heard in the night.  In our case, it was the Breslau … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Friends, Music, Travel | Tagged | 1 Comment

Munich: Day 5 – Dachau

This morning we went to Dachau.  It was a beautiful day, which seemed wrong. I found a rock that looked like a tortured face.  

Posted in Education, Travel | Tagged | Leave a comment

Munich: Day 4 – A Very Necessary Change of Pace

Friday, another beautiful day.  We decided to do something different. I was happy to discover that the liquid on the floor of Kris’s room and in the bottom of the laundry basket in Kris’s room was only water and nothing … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Family, Food and Drink, Travel | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Cooking with Neha

Oh, my goodness.  If you find yourself in Delhi with a day to kill, arrange to take a cooking class with Neha at Saffron Palate.  We just spent a wonderful five hours learning a few things about Indian cooking and … Continue reading

Posted in Education, India 2017, Travel | 2 Comments

Rambles Around Narni: Part Two

After a long away day on Sunday, we decided to stick close to home on Monday.  In aid of that effort, we arranged to have a private, guided walk around Narni.  On our first Narni ramblings with Cindy and Paul … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Travel, Walking | Tagged | Leave a comment

In the Kitchen in Orvieto

  It’s now Thursday, September 29;  Bob and Connie arrived last Saturday and we have been having such a good time that I haven’t posted a blog since.  Guess I’d better do some catching up. On Sunday, Sept. 25th, the … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Family, Food and Drink, Happiness, Travel | Tagged | Leave a comment

Varanasi: Seen Along the Road

This morning, as we drove through the hub and bub of Varanasi for our last ride on the river, we drove past a shop with a sign reading:  Anocha Salon. Because Joan and I had gone to a shop in … Continue reading

Posted in Education, India 2016, Travel | Leave a comment