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Reykjavik: Rain and puffins

This summer, my parents generously treated me, my sister, and our 10-year-old niece to a trip to Iceland. It was a whirlwind, 3-day trip, but we were able to do, see, and eat a lot. 424 more words


Finished Project: Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

I’ve been waiting to send my latest cross stitch to its new home before posting about it here — didn’t want to spoil the surprise. But it is safe and sound with its new people, so now you can enjoy it too. 124 more words

Cross Stitch

Tenby's Pastel Waterfront, Wales

Tenby in Wales has rows of pastel houses all along its waterfront.

 Tenby has a ‘tidal’ harbour which I always find very bizarre-looking when the tide is out – all those boats high and dry.

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Jefferson County Florida Slave Canal

My friend Ed Green took me through wilderness of the famous Jefferson County Slave Canal in a small boat. I wanted to take pictures, and he knew I was worried about my camera and believed the boat would provide more stability for me than a canoe. 419 more words

Miss Britain III

Came across this in the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich. Very cool but slightly scary looking vehicle – This was a speed record boat from 1933, built of aluminium sheet over a wood and aluminium frame. 10 more words

Traffic Jam in Venice

…there are no cars in Venice

You can get to Venice by bus, train, boat and car but the only transportation in Venice proper is by water. 36 more words