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Dunedin New Zealand

(this is a recap from a 2007 trip and adding to blog) We pulled up to the city on a Princess cruise ship. Dunedin is the Edinborough of the southern hemisphere. It was a gorgeous day and the scenery amazing. … Continue reading

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The Cuban Revolution

As I explored the country, there was definitely a theme in many of the museums and national monuments. I did stop by the national museum where you can find most of Fidel Castro’s vehicles, boats, and other historical items in … Continue reading

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Hiking in Cuba

There are not many places you can actually hike or climb in Cuba, but one area you can explore is the Vinales Valley. This is a nice panoramic view looking over the valley and the national park area. I found … Continue reading

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Exploring Havana Cuba

Now that the running is complete, time to explore the city. There is a lot of history here.  I was surprised to learn that there are miles of underground tunnels here that used to carry the water under the city.  … Continue reading

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Key West Florida

Escaped Miami before a massive thunderstorm hit.  You can see it in the distance. Key West is a small place and far away from most things. Lots of little islands and full of expensive homes. Yes, this is the lowest … Continue reading

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Red Rock Canyon – Near Las Vegas

It is only a half hour’s drive away from Las Vegas, but you can get totally isolated in the desert and see almost nobody for a long time if you would like to hike the mountains. You do need to … Continue reading

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The United Polaris Club

This week, I decided to try a different route to Israel and try the new United Polaris Club and business class seating. I took the route from SFO->TLV which was a 13.5 hour direct flight. My impressions: I first checked out … Continue reading

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