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Where’s My Maitai!?

Saturday, January 13, 2018

We decided we were thirsty for maitais, but when we asked for them, we were told the couldn’t be served while we were in port in Durban. 955 more words

Crystal Cruises


Another shot from my quick visit to the Living Desert, a desert-themed botanical garden and zoo not far from Palm Springs.


Kuala Lumpur & Cameron Highlands

From the beautiful green city Kuala Lumpur
to wandering around in the Cameron Highlands.

Kuala Lumpur was my first destination in Malaysia and after my month traveling through the big crowded cities of China. 1,417 more words

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An Irritated Introduction

An exasperated James Roof at Tilden Regional Park, writing in 1959. If all writing could be so honest. This passage is from his introduction to  314 more words

The end of 2017

During our journey to Edinburgh just after Christmas, the radio was reporting snow, ice, blocked roads and closed airports elsewhere but northwest England and southern Scotland were bathed in winter sunshine. 462 more words


Blossoms of Light

The family went to the Botanic Garden over the weekend to see the Blossoms of Light for the first time.  I believe the display has been around for awhile.  31 more words