Tag: road trips

Everglades–Neverglades–Worst.Place.Ever-glades

Everglades–Neverglades–Worst.Place.Ever-glades

| April 26, 2017 | 4 Replies

It should be noted that this was happening during the maiden voyage of our new RV–but more on that another time. This post is specifically about our visit to the Everglades. When I was four or five years old, my mother took me to the Philadelphia Zoo. That night, I had a very vivid nightmare that […]

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Happenings since May, and beyond

Happenings since May, and beyond

| September 9, 2016 | Reply

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. That’s what happens when I go without a desktop from the end of May until mid-August. Here’s what’s been up, and what’s coming up. This isn’t a particularly wordy post, but there are a lot of pictures from Europe and the US… WHAT’S COMING UP #Repatproject travel – Repatriation Project-related […]

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Places I Never Got Around to Visiting

Places I Never Got Around to Visiting

| April 14, 2016 | 1 Reply

  As we wrap up our time here in Germany (just six weeks left?!?!), I am cleaning out my desk. Yesterday I came across a folder of places I wanted to visit while we live in Germany. Despite making my way around a great bit of Germany, I never made it to the majority of […]

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Upcoming Travel to Watch

Upcoming Travel to Watch

| March 23, 2016 | Reply

Here is the current travel I have booked for 2016…you can follow it on twitter, facebook, instagram, tumblr, and here. MARCH Coming up, we have 2 weeks in the States, where we will be looking for a new house for when we move back in June. The last time I bought a house, my realtor and […]

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Visiting the Black Forest with Kids

Visiting the Black Forest with Kids

| February 25, 2016 | Reply

It’s no secret that the Black Forest is a major tourist destination.  Many people say you can’t visit Germany without visiting the region. But the Black Forest isn’t just a romantic drive while shopping for cuckoo clocks; there is plenty to do with the kids all over the area.  Here are just 7 of those fun diversions… […]

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Beer & Architecture in Pilsen, the Czech Republic

Beer & Architecture in Pilsen, the Czech Republic

| February 2, 2016 | Reply

Not far over the German-Czech border is the Bohemian city of Pilsen (locally, Plzeň).  What comes from Pilsen?  Pilsner.  Now, I prefer dark beer, but when we had the opportunity to pass through Pilsen last month, of course I insisted upon lunch and a pilsner.  It is worth noting that the beer was created by a Bavarian […]

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