We both get breathless walking on level ground, and that isn't like us. I normally walk 3 to 5 miles a day, so we were getting frustrated with this altitude thing. There's a medication that's supposed to help, but we couldn't find it in the ph... Read more
We decided to try a different continent, after three years in AustralAsia. We picked South America.
Quito is the highest official capital city in the world!
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So sad, we enjoy the energy of New York. And the food. And all our friends and family who live in this wonderful city.
It was a whirlwind trip, as always, but we had a fabulous time! We were here while the Pope was in town, as well as th... Read more
After my mango sneak attack in Hanoi, I wrote an article for Travel Fashion Girl. While it isn't fashion oriented, it IS travel oriented.
Hope it helps someone! And feel free to share the link!
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We're playing in New Jersey, visiting family in Philadelphia, seeing the sights, and wandering on beaches. We even saw dolphins swimming in the ocean - thrilling!!!!
Atlantic City, Cape May, a giant clothespin by Claes Oldenburg, and a bus... Read more
We finished our time in Washington state, and both had clean bills of health. Well, as healthy as two 60-somethings can be, I suppose. With things like asthma, there isn't much to be done but avoid triggers, just like avoiding food triggers. ... Read more
Brooklyn_Born, this one is for you!!!!
For those who don't know Brooklyn_Born, she and her family do a fair amount of travelling. She likes to continue her running while she's visiting foreign lands, and often participates in races all ove... Read more
Wow, it was amazing! Toppenish, WA, is full of murals portraying the history of the town and the region. Mostly the settlers and the Native Americans. And of course the animals and the scenery, which is gorgeous all by itself.
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I'm a Leo, and an animal lover, and was so upset about poor Cecil the lion. So in solidarity, I went to the zoo for my birthday.
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People are amazed that we sold most of our belongings and have become permanent travellers.
It isn't expensive, and we're actually spending less than it cost to live on St. Thomas.
How do we do it? I share all my cost-saving technique... Read more
At least this week. We're back at home base for our annual medical stuff - just part of travelling while being an older adult. (The adultier ones.) We'll also stock up on things that are difficult to find while travelling.
We'll visit fr... Read more
On Thursday, I had a wonderful time at MOCA, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei. Some strange art, some beautiful art, some thought provoking art. Modern art is always interesting, even if some of it is strange!
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I had a fabulous day at the cat village of Houtong, just an hour outside Taipei. This former mining town decided to take good care of the abandoned cats left behind when people moved on, and now the town is known for the stray cats who are extr... Read more