We love to travel, as do many people. But we are interested in the destination, not just the flight - the process of getting there. We take relatively brief trips, often based on cheap airfare. Taking a cruise is apparently a great way to see the world, but not the way we do it.
Our older trips were documented in web-page travelogues, listed below. We are trying to share our travel stories as a blog (Starting 2017) rather than as a web site. What's the difference? On a web site, we talk, you read. On a blog we both talk - hopefully carry on a dialogue. You can go to the blog from here, if you wish.
Paris France. Trip 4 of 2017
April 20-25 Lima Peru, documented on our travel blog. Trip 3 of 2017
March 31-April 1 Tubac Arizona. Trip 2 of 2017
February 3-15 New Zealand (Notrh Island). Trip 1 of 2017. Partially documented in the blog at www.SKI-NoSnow.com
October-November, 2016 a week in Amsterdam, with special sections on furniture of the Rijks Museum, and the red light district. Trip 14 of 2016
September 2016, Seoul South Korea , including the DMZ, Trip 12 of 2016.
July 2016 Tallinn Estonia and Helsinki Finland was trip 8 of 2016. We split our time between the two cities, with a ferry ride between them.
April 2016 Porto and Lisbon Portugal, Trip 5 of 2016
March 2016: A reverse travelogue as we introduced a long-time friend from England to New York, Washington, and Central Texas; counted as our Trip 4 of 2016
February 2016 Hanoi, Vietnam, Trip 3 of 2016
November 2015 Northern England: Trip 13 in 2015
October 2015 Poland with special sections on Auschwitz and the furniture of the Royal Castle in Warsaw. Trip 12 in 2015
September 2015 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain: Trip 10 in 2015
August 2015 and August 2013 - Alaska: Trip 8 in 2015
July 2015 - Santiago Chile: Trip 6 in 2015
July 2015 - a brief trip to Boston, Trip 5 of 2015, with extra furniture page
May 2015 - a brief trip to New York City: Trip 3 of 2015
April 2015 - Singapore, Trip 2 of 2015, (with notes from the previous trip in September 2005)
February 2015 - Panama: Trip 1 of 2015
September 2014 - Hong Kong: Trip 7 of 2014
July 2014 - Calgary Canada, Trip 6 of 2014, with Glacier Park (Montana) and the Banff and Jasper Canadian national parks.
May 2014 - Berlin and nearby holocaust sites: Trip 4 of 2014
March 2014 - Buenos Aires, with a brief day trip to Uruguay: Trip 2 of 2014
October 2013 - Tokyo: Trip 7 of 2013
May 2013 - Cusco and Machu Picchu in Peru: Trip 2 of 2013
March 2013 - Paris: Trip 1 of 2013
December 2012 - Hawaii: Trip 6 of 2012
October 2012 - Netherlands and Belgium: Trip 5 of 2012
July 2012 - Montana and Glacier National Park: Trip 3 of 2012
January 2012 - England (again): Trip 1 of 2012
October 2011 - Italy including Rome, Florence, and Venice
May 2011 - Germany
October 2010 - Scotland
September 2009 - Riga, Latvia. Lots of history since my father was from there, including stories of my Father's worldwide adventures, and his Medal of Honor.
October 2007 - Budapest
February 2006 - Osaka, Japan (text only for now)
September 2005 - Singapore see April 2015
February 2002 - England
January 2001 - Australia - Wollongong and Sydney
July 2001 - Seattle, Washington
1997 - Iguassu Falls in Brazil (mostly just pictures)
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