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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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Day 3 of our Alaskan Adventure: Into Denali

So sleeping in an RV, while comfortable, isn’t exactly like sleeping in your bed at home. Unless you live in a very active earthquake area. You move and so does the RV. Turn over in bed and the RV rocks. … Continue reading

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Grand Alaskan Adventure! Day 1 & 2

Every time I’m privileged to travel to Alaska, I return with wonderful memories and feeling as I’ve truly escaped from everyday life. It’s an experience dramatically removed from the norm and brings back childhood memories of camping, hiking and exploring … Continue reading

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Day 4 in Paris

It’s our last day in Paris and still so much to see and do! Today is Montmartre, home to Sacre Couer, cobbled lanes, hills, bistros, liberals and artists of today and days long past. As Montmartre is quite a hike … Continue reading

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Day 3 in Paris

After a great night sleep we managed to get a slightly earlier start to our day. We’ve been enjoying the hotel breakfast of croissants, breads, yogurt, cheeses and meats, cereal, juices and coffee.  While throughout most of Europe breakfast is … Continue reading

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