Yearly Archives: 2018

Next Up?

Where is my next destination and why? Sri Lanka is on my calendar. When I was seven years old, my older sister had a penpal in Ceylon. And that penpal had a seven  year old sister too!  We younger sisters

Posted in Thinking Travel

Forest Walk

Memories of Peru come to mind as I am sitting in a hot and humid apartment, waiting for the air conditioner to find itself.   I went for a weekend tour in a forest. We had rooms that were open

Posted in Just for Fun

Boston Baked Beans

Do I have any tips on a summer vacation to Boston? Boston is a walking city, and its subway generally works well for further flung destinations.   Cars only complicate things as parking is problematic and can get pricey. That is

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Along the river banks in Peru, I took these photos of the Capybara, the world’s largest rodent. I’ve always had a soft spot for these guys; they are a favorite food of the Anaconda. TATTOO—Journeys on My Mind by Tina Marie

Posted in Wildlife

Take Me There

Would there be a time machine to give me more seasons. Though I have been diligent, resolute is the passing time. ♠♦♣♥ Yet to watch the lemurs dance, find my way to Easter Island, spot the whales off Tonga’s coast,

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