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Portland, OR

Not sure where to begin…this was our first time in Portland OR and I hope it’s not our last! It’s a friendly city that is easy to walk around. People were polite. When the traffic light said ‘don’t walk’—no one … Continue reading

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Oxford (the 100 mile journey, part 1)

While visiting Oxford, London and Paris a few weeks ago, I wore my pedometer and managed to cover 100 miles on foot! Walking is my favorite mode of transportation, particularly in cities, so it wasn’t that difficult to do. You … Continue reading

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Nevis

I’m not sure where to begin to describe Nevis—peaceful, beautiful, laid-back, unspoiled — and one of my favorite places in the world. It is a happy combination of brightly colored fishing boats… incredible, empty beaches… and interesting architecture. It’s also … Continue reading

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Rome

Our first sensation was of chaos since we had just spent an idyllic week in Positano, cooking, eating, drinking and hiking. The heat and noise of Rome felt overwhelming. After we arrived at our hotel and paid the extra money … Continue reading

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NYC

The occasion was my sister’s 50th birthday.The setting was a March weekend in NYC. She hadn’t been to New York since she was a teenager so I thought about how many sights we could squeeze in over the course of … Continue reading

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