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WHEN BAD THINGS HAPPEN WHEN YOU TRAVEL

Bad things can happen anywhere, anytime!  I’ve learned this the hard way, seriously.  But, when bad things happen when you travel, it can be a bit unnerving.  Unfamiliar surroundings and unfamiliar people, made worse when you’re out of the country…like on our recent trip to Puerto Rico.  But, I won’t let these events stop me from doing what I want and traveling to where I…

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CAN YOU EVER DUPLICATE THAT PERFECT TRIP?

When I was writing My Love Affair With France, I realized at the end that this was truly a perfect trip.  Nothing actually went wrong nor did we even experience a little blip.  In fact, from flights being on time, to each hotel being unique and welcoming, to perfect weather, to scrumptious food, to ballooning over Burgundy for goodness sakes, to meeting great tourists and…

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NEVER FORGET YOUR TRAVEL ROOTS

I started keeping a travel journal in 1999. I called it THE TRAVEL ADVENTURES OF CARL & SHERRY. Okay, so not too original…It was actually my husband’s idea, as he thought it would be great to have these memories in our old age or whenever we just wanted to look back. I truly could see us sitting outside at our home, pulling out that journal,…

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THE TRIP THAT WASN’T MEANT TO BE

I really can’t believe I’m writing this again.  I was hoping I never would and it’s almost a year to the date.  But, here I am… My trihubby signed up for a triathlon training camp in Kona with Matt Dixon of purplepatchfitness and of course, I was tagging along – never a question.  The trip has been planned and looked forward to for months.  We…

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