Category Archives: Ramblings from the Road

General comments made while out and about

Vacation all I ever wanted

Time again for vacation! While most of my trips are relatively short  this is another big one. Two full weeks. Off to Copenhagen and then a nine day Northern Baltic cruise!   Once again my friend Linda joins me on … Continue reading

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Back to Paris!

Over the past several days Facebook is reminding me of where I’ve been the last several years. Apparently I love going out of the country this time of year. This year it’s back to Paris and joining me is Amy, … Continue reading

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All about food

No story, just food. My trip so far.  Just glad I have another day! Burp.  And I continue. Let me note that these are just great food scenes. I haven’t eaten everything here sadly. I wish. I need more time … Continue reading

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Paris arrival day

I’ve been enjoying Paris for the past several days yet sadly have not been blogging about it. I didn’t think I’d do much this trip yet I’ve been running around like a maniac. I definitely did the right thing and … Continue reading

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Take a moment

All too often we get caught up in our own lives and the travel chaos we create. But the greatest thing about travel are the lives of the people we meet.  While waiting on a delayed flight from LAX to … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania/Cold Ashton to Bath

It’s the last leg of our journey as we push on toward Bath. We’ll walk a little over 11 miles over a variety of landscapes with the last couple of miles within the city of Bath.  Our hosts at the … Continue reading

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Old Sodsbury to Pennsylvania/Cold Ashton

It’s a solo walk for me today. Linda’s badly bruised toe took a beating over the last two days and it needs a break so I’m pushing on this short section solo. Tonight’s stop is in Pennsylvania just before Cold … Continue reading

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Wotten-under-Edge to Old Sodsbury

The morning greated us with blue skies and a clear forecast. Such a relief from yesterday’s rain. We can expect some muddy trails but at least it’s dry and sunny.  Our walk today takes us south to Old Sodbury which … Continue reading

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King Stanley to Wotten-under-Edge

Let’s rename this section to Hell’s Steep Climbs and Descents. The first leg is described as 6 1/2 miles of “streneous in sections” between King Stanley and Dursley. Boy are they not kidding. Hiking poles became essential and likely a … Continue reading

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Painswick to King Stanley

First day of our walk. Bath here we come! Today we’re tackling Painswick to King Stanley covering 9 1/2 miles down the Cotswold Way. Our B&B is another half mile or so outside the village so we’re in for a … Continue reading

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