Category: Travel


The Roads are Open

Whew! Life is returning to normal in Panama. There were protests for over three weeks that shut down the…

Protests and Unrest in Panama

Things are a mess in Panama at the moment. We heard about protests when we were back in the…

Back to Traveling

For those of you who are following my blog, my apologies. I realize my last post was more than…

A Great Lakes Cruise, Viking Expedition Style

One tender away and another being lowered from Viking Octantis. The various expedition vessels – including two submarines –…

Travel Complications, and the New Terminal #2 at Tocumen Airport

We were super fortunate on our trip. There are stories everywhere about problems with airline travel, but we took…

Why Dallas?

Dallas was the last stop in our travels. Many asked why we were going there. “To see old friends”…

The Canadian Border & New Destinations

It’s been a few years, four to be exact, since we found ourselves crossing the Canadian Border. Our return…

The Travels Continue

We are back home, but the rest of our trip was so busy that I never got any more…

Viking Octantis: Expedition Cruise on the Great Lakes

Off Mackinac Island, Viking Octantis waits while its passengers explore this historic Michigan island at the junction of Lakes…

A Bump in the Road

I’m on my epic 70th birthday celebration trip. First was Panama, of course, my home. Then, we went to…

Above and Beyond and Then Some

If you have been following the blog recently, you know I’m on an epic trip celebrating my 70th birthday.…

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