Tag Archives: tour

Exploring Puerto Rico

Here is a retro post from 2004 based on demand from readers. Puerto Rico is a territory and not a separate country, but it has many interesting places to explore.  A great way to visit is to take a cruise … Continue reading

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Visiting Haiti

I have now visited country #63 so far!  It could not pass up the opportunity to visit Haiti, learn a little, explore a little and maybe even go for a run! No, I did not fly down, I had to … Continue reading

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Victoria Falls – Zimbabwe

Since we are in Zimbabwe, what did we need to go do and see??? An escape room of course! How could you avoid the opportunity to escape the zombies and get across Victoria Falls? Well…we did go hike the trails … Continue reading

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Touring Romania

(an older posting updated to the new blog) The first day, we booked a tour guide for a walking tour of Bucharest. There are a few areas that were saved from the huge communist apartments blocks; they are charming, with a … Continue reading

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Starting a vacation in Singapore 

What a wonderful morning workout with this business focused Asian city with a cool breeze and birds chirping away 🤡 Update: here are some of the other things we saw and visited: Bird Sanctuary Zoo We went running in the … Continue reading

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Remembering Auschwitz

We kicked off the day in Krakow touring around some of the historical WWII sites before we headed out of town to visit Auschwitz. We first visited Schindlers factory which was actually not far from our hotel and across the … Continue reading

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Exploring Saigon

Today, we got off the river and headed to Saigon. I can say that there is a night and day difference between the north (Hanoi) and the south (Saigon). Saigon has far less pollution, crumbling infrastructure, and is clearly much … Continue reading

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