Travel

Croatia November 2018

While in Croatia, I stayed in the city of Split not too far from the Promenade in Old Town. What I found most interesting is that the shores of the surrounding beaches are full of peddles instead of sand. Among the photos below is the Krka Waterfall in Krka National Park. I took a boat ride …

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Belgium August 2018

I’m staying with a host family in Brussels. I also took a day trip to Bruges. It was the most beautiful scenic train trip yet. It’s as if I am being transported back in time. The interesting thing is that the people of Brussels which is the capital of Belgium speak French, whereas in the …

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Egypt October 2018

Oh my gosh what an amazing day. I learned so much about not on the construction of the Pyramids but the family history of them as well. I never knew there are actually 9 and I learned why they are different sizes. I was never a history buff but I really got into it today. …

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Traveling Solo

I got the travel bug after watching own grown children take several trips to other countries I always dreamed of being able to explore someday. I knew how they could afford to travel, but how could I? My husband and I have taken a couple of RV trips across the United States, which we’ve both …

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Traveling on a Budget

Wrapped in a travel money security blanket, I was under the impression that I needed to save enough money to pay for my entire trip before I would be ready to pack my bags.  Using the “Travel the World on $50 A Day,” calculations I came up with needing to have in my savings account: …

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RVing

About fifteen years ago our first RV was a 29′ Class C. Not wanting the expense involved with parking at different campsites overnight as we traveled, we parked in Flying J or Walmart parking lots. We weren’t towing a car and found it so inconvenient to lug such a big RV around. Driving was easy. …

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Greece September 2018

Venice to Greece Cruise We were able to get a last minute 8 day 7 night cruise from Venice to Greece which ports at several islands including Athens where we booked an all day tour to the Accropolis, Parthenon and other sights there. We got a great balcony stateroom on the 7th floor. We were …

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Italy September 2018

Rome I loved Italy. I have been wanting to go for a very long time, and my husband and I finally made it happen. I flew in from Brussels, Belgium to Rome, Italy the day before my husband arrive and instantly felt at home. There was just something about returning to my ancestral roots that …

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