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Down to Dublin

As we reflected on our two full days spent on the Antrim Coast, we realized we didn’t cover very much territory but we sure saw a lot. I’ve always said that, in Europe, you can spit out your back door … Continue reading

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The Wild Atlantic Way

We didn’t get started at the crack of dawn today.  Michael slept until he woke up at 1 a.m. and then read by the light of his iPhone and then slept some more.  I slept fitfully awakening only to dose … 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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I’m Back!!!

It’s only been three days since I last posted but it seems much longer than that. I feel as though I have been sucked into a back hole but am now having the impossible good fortune of emerging out the … Continue reading

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The Worst Flight Ever?

No photos to accompany this post.  If I had one, it would be of Michael wedged into an airplane seat with his right hand clamped on my left thigh, his head bowed and his lips muttering not prayers but words … Continue reading

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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

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London: Day 5.5 – Greenwich

Before I say anything about day 5.5, I need to finish with day 4.5.  We did go on the West End Ghost Walk with Russel as our guide and it was another success.  We covered some of the same ground … Continue reading

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View From The Front

Touring by coach is interesting.  Who sits where?  Which seats are more desirable than others? Which side of the bus will get more or less sun?  At the beginning of our trip, Hashmat reminded all of us that we should … Continue reading

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En Route to Bikaner

Our drive from the Hotel Vivaana to Bikaner took us through four and a half hours of fairly desolate countryside.  But stark landscape notwithstanding, it was a drive filled with interest. We stopped in a small town, Fatehpur, to look … Continue reading

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Blow Horn

Apparently, horns are used in India for all sorts of purposes but mostly to let other drivers know where you are.  This is a good thing because in spite of occasional white lane lines on the roads, the concept of … Continue reading

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