Monthly Archives: December 2011

New Years: fireworks, travel and resolutions

Ringing in 2011, I was at Harrah’s Casino in Chester, Pa. with some family.  We sat outside on the race track seats with many others awaiting the fireworks display.  When they began, I was ready with my camera to take … Continue reading

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Experimenting with Instagram

Before I go on to writing about more travels, I thought I’d share one of the photos I took using Instagram.  With the different tints, borders and other effects, this is a really cool mobile app for photography. I only … Continue reading

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Annapolis: Highlights from a one-day trip

Another trip from last summer was to Annapolis, and it was my first visit to the historic maritime town.  There was no set plan as far as what to see and do on that June 3 excursion. The streets leading … Continue reading

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Some time to reflect on past trips: A day in New Jersey

Now that my fall semester is over and 2011 is coming to a close, it’s a good time to reflect on some trips earlier this year I haven’t yet posted about.  It was a very busy semester and as it … Continue reading

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