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10 Pretty Pictures of Old Town Bratislava

10 Pretty Pictures of Old Town Bratislava

| November 25, 2014 | Reply

When we overnighted in Bratislava last month, we stayed right in old town, making it quite easy to explore on foot.  Although we did not stay long in the city, we were able to enjoy some of the colorful, old-world charm.    

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Personalizing a Guest Bedroom

Personalizing a Guest Bedroom

| November 23, 2014 | Reply

I like to have a guest bedroom that reflects our guests, and hospitality in general.  Here are some of my personal touches to both the guest room and guest bath.  Don’t get too excited–they’re not Martha Stewart quality. Many of these are geared toward family and friends coming from the States to visit us here in Germany, […]

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More Trip Planning…

More Trip Planning…

| November 20, 2014 | Reply

I haven’t been doing a lot of writing this week, but I’ve been doing all kinds of planning. Here is just some of my upcoming travel… WINTER Of course we start with Christmas markets, just a week away.  I’ve already laid out this year’s lineup here.  Christmas markets will consume my days throughout the Advent season. I’ve […]

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Bad Ditzenbach: night one

Bad Ditzenbach: night one

| November 14, 2014 | Reply

I have arrived in Bad Ditzenbach, where I am staying in a spa hotel. I comfortably estimate that I am the only guest under 65. At least. The exterior is looming but lovely; the interior decor is reminiscent of Air Force base lodging.  But with clientele in their 70’s, there really is no reason to update. My […]

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Some Guy’s Hat is on the move!

Some Guy’s Hat is on the move!

| November 13, 2014 | Reply

This weekend I’ll be heading to Bad Ditzenbach as well as Geislingen, with Some Guy’s Hat. Bad Ditzenbach is one of quite a few spa towns that Some Guy visited. I’m sure he must have gotten a massage, so that’s just what I’m going to do.  I’ll be tweeting, instagramming, and facebooking throughout the weekend. So far, […]

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“Fifty By Thirty” Update

“Fifty By Thirty” Update

| November 13, 2014 | Reply

Now that the final touches have been written into Fifty By Thirty following some comments I received in feedback, I have decided to try one query to a publisher who has published books in my genre. I will query just this one publisher (not many really represent my kind of travel humor) and if it […]

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