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  • Eat, See and Stay LA:  Things to Do in Los Angeles

    Eat, See and Stay LA: Things to Do in Los Angeles

    Looking for things to do in Los Angeles?  We had an absolute blast on our last trip to the west coast! Take a look at our MidLife Road Trip Los Angeles Vacation Scrapbook and get inspired. What to See, What to Do Los Angeles welcomed us with open arms, although the traffic could have stopped us from reaching them! The 405 aside, there was no shortage of things to see […]

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  • The New York Times Travel Show in a glance #NYTTS

    The New York Times Travel Show in a glance #NYTTS

    There was no shortage of inspiration at the New York Times Travel Show. The ‘world’ was well represented with exhibits from Antarctica to Africa, Maine to Mongolia. The show is the perfect place for anyone who has a penchant for travel and even if you don’t its a great way to see the world without traveling anywhere! The exhibits were colorful, often exotic with indigenous flavors and cultural exhibitions. [portfolio_slideshow […]

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  • Prague Scrapbook ~ Czech’d it off the #BucketList

    Prague Scrapbook ~ Czech’d it off the #BucketList

    What We Did Many people refer Prague in the Czech Republic as one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Participating in the Mongol Rally didn’t provide nearly enough time to experience the city as I would have liked, but fortunately we hooked up with Viator Travel and booked a segway tour.

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  • Romania in Pictures

    Romania in Pictures

    Did You Know? Some Fast Facts from Romanian Tourism: The meaning of the word “Transylvania” is the land beyond the forest? The first fountain pen was invented by Craiova-born Petrache Poenaru Insulin was discovered by a Romanian physiologist

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  • California Road Trip: Laguna Niguel

    California Road Trip: Laguna Niguel

    Our California road trip took us to the beautiful Ritz Carlton in Laguna Niguel. From the gorgeous florals in the lobby to their breathtaking views everything about this stay exceeded our expectations. The Ritz Carlton in Laguna Niguel is proof that beauty goes beyond surface deep.

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  • Brussels Scrapbook

    Brussels Scrapbook

    What We Did After the “Festival of Slow” in Goodwood, England, my Mongol Rally teammates, Dave, Deb and Sherry and I crossed into France via the Eurotunnel,turned left, crossed through the Netherlands and into Belgium and ended up in Brussels at the home of our wonderful hosts, Alison (@acornn) and Andrew (@Massin) where we

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  • London Scrapbook

    London Scrapbook

    What We Did Visiting London has been on my bucket list for a long time. So after meeting up with my  Mongol Rally teammates, Dave, Deb and Sherry to prepare our car and assemble the gear we would need for the journey, I couldn’t resist taking in a few sites. [portfolio_slideshow id=4837] What We Ate We found several wonderful places to eat within easy walking distance from our apartment.  The […]

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