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Paris – pictures say a thousand words

We’ve had rather late nights and blogging from an iPad always seems to take twice as long, auto correct is the devil and always end up at the end of the post requiring lots of cutting & pasting . . … Continue reading

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Paris day 2 – Rue Mouffetard, Eiffel Tower shopping and the Louvre!

Instead of partaking of the expensive hotel breakfast we began our second day in Paris with a croissants and coffee from a small cafe next to our hotel. Unlike the other European countries I’ve visited, France hotels typically do not … Continue reading

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Arrival in Paris

After months of planning and anticipation Linda and I are finally is Paris. I’ll come back and leave a detailed day one report but here’s the exhausted jet lagged gist. First off I will never again book a flight arriving … Continue reading

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London day 3

In my classic tourist exhausting style I’ve had another full and wonderful day n London. One of these days I’m going to book a long enough trip where I can do some day trips. This isn’t one of those as … Continue reading

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Salzburg day 1/2

After a four-hour layover we were finally on our way to Salzburg. To date, I believe to may be the smallest plane I’ve flown. Looked like something from a children’s play set with its primary colors and propellers. Cute, but … Continue reading

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Day 9 Grand Alaska Adventure: Kenai Penninsula

We awoke with the knowledge that we had only one more night in our RV and so much to ¬†yet experience. Eight RV nights go so quickly yet we’ve taken our time and savored the small bits of Alaska we’ve … Continue reading

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Day 7 Grand Alaska Adventure: Denali Bus Tour

Tuesday morning we awoke to an overcast sky and snow-capped mountains. Despite the cold morning it’s supposed to be a beautiful day and perfect for our bus trip further into Denali. The only way to tour the park is by … Continue reading

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Day 6 Grand Alaska Adventure: Teklanika River Campground

Today we’re going to have an adventure. We’re dumping our RV tanks and moving to the Teklanika River campground further into Denali. Okay, so dumping an RV tank may not be an adventure but it’s struck fear into many a … Continue reading

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Day 5 Grand Alaskan Adventure: Denali Disco Hike

Our main activity today is the Denali Discovery Hike. Regardless of the weather we’re committed! And, unfortunately, it looks like it’s going to be a day of hiking in the rain. At least we’re prepared with lots of base layers, … Continue reading

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Day 4 of the Grand Alaska Adventure: Day in Denali

Our second night in the RV provided a better sleep experience. It’s amazing that it has only been two nights in our little RV. I love a vacation that doesn’t take days to “settle in” and I already feel unwound … Continue reading

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