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Ch-ch-ch-changes (part one)

I’ve been traveling the world long enough now that just thinking about it makes me start to feel old. There’s an NHL hockey game playing in the background as I write this and I’m willing to bet that a good percentage of the players on the ice right now were born after my first solo trip to Europe back in 1995. 1,027 more words

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On Less

You are never dedicated to something you have complete confidence in. No one is fanatically shouting that the sun is going to rise tomorrow. They know it’s going to rise tomorrow.

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We are all nomads by heart and nature.

We spend our lives travelling and daydreaming about spectacular journeys around the globe. We take pictures and silly selfies in front of the Seven Wonders of the World. 219 more words


Happy Holidays from A Week or a Weekend!

Wishing you and yours a fabulous holiday season, whether you celebrate
Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, solstice, or just being alive!

And as always, enjoy your next travel adventure, whether it’s for a week or a weekend!


Why Travel?

This quote by Mark Twain has been on my mind a lot in the past few weeks. Lately it has felt that the news has been filled with negative stories; anger and resentment is everywhere, and most of it seems to be directed at the “others”. 771 more words

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Dear Claudia

I have decided to take a trial separation from my ego. This will be a first for us after 31 years together.

Let’s call her Claudia, which was my college alter ego’s name (the girl who came out after too many Smirnoff Ices). 1,150 more words

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Keep Portland Weird

When I left Portland three years ago I knew I wanted to come back one day.

Sometimes when you travel you leave a piece of you into one place. 653 more words