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The birds of Holcombe

We recently spent 10 days in Holcombe, Wisconsin vising my parents.  There isn’t much to do in Holcombe besides boat and eat and drink.

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Five days in Minneapolis

Long ago and far away when I was a but a young girl, I decided to enroll at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.  I remember being excited to move to “the big city.”  I also remember several of … Continue reading

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Two days in Dubuque

So, I know what you are thinking.  You are thinking “Dubuque?  Why in the h e double chopsticks did they spend two days in Dubuque.”  Well, there isn’t really a good answer to that.  Bottom line is we needed to … Continue reading

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The Critters of Cadiz

We are back.  We spent roughly 2.5 months in Cadiz, Kentucky dealing with some family issues, which is why we took a break from the blog.  But, we are back in action now. Cadiz is beautiful country and there are … Continue reading

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Final Thoughts on Thailand (2019)

First, a public service announcement.  We are currently in the United States dealing with some family issues.  The blog won’t be very active until we are back on the road again.  Not quite sure when that will be, but it … Continue reading

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Week Two on Koh Lanta in Pictures

For our second week on Koh Lanta, we moved over to the West side of the island, which is far more built up and touristy.  We thought we would be able to walk to more things, but we quickly learned … Continue reading

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Week One on Koh Lanta in Pictures

Koh Lanta is an absolutely beautiful place.  We spent our first week on Koh Lanta on the East side of the Island in Old Lanta.  We absolutely loved it.  It was quiet and relaxed and laid back.  But be warned, … Continue reading

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Final Thoughts on 2018

Wow, where did 2018 go?  We can’t believe both of us have been officially retired for a year (although Robert continues to say he will never be retired, because he has to take care of me).  In some ways, it … Continue reading

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Relaxing in Mai Chau

We have spent the last few days in an area of Vietnam known as Mai Chau, a rural area about a three hour or so drive from Hanoi.  It was a perfect place to visit after the hustle and bustle … Continue reading

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Visiting Mandalao Elephant Conservation

Finding animal experiences that are ethical is often difficult.  What was considered ethical in 2010 isn’t always considered ethical in 2018.  And, many places call themselves a “sanctuary” or the like, in a bid to entice tourists, but the reality … Continue reading

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