Category Archives: Museums

Gathering for Ireland trip info, meeting fellow travelers

One week into the current summer session, an important decision arose regarding the trip to Ireland. I would need to sign up for a second class in order to keep my financial aid. That, of course, was to cover the … Continue reading

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Closing my summer in Cape May

When it comes to travel, I like to have an idea of the sites and events to check out, the dining options in the area.  But I also like the unexpected, spontaneous trip as well.  My latest visit to Cape … Continue reading

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Titanic-themed travel and celebrating Irish spirit

As we approach another St. Patrick’s Day, I decided to begin my March posts by focusing on Ireland themes.  A while back, I was watching the History Channel program, “Lost Worlds” and the particular episode was called “Building the Titanic.”  … Continue reading

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Top travel moments of 2012, foodie travel, onto 2013

There hasn’t been a lot of travel experiences to write about lately, so I decided to sum up 2012 as a transition into a new year of posts.  Looking back on 2012, some of my favorite travel moments of included … Continue reading

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A King Tut lecture and my bucket list of ancient sites

A lecture at Ridley Township Public Library, about King Tutankhamun brought a wealth of info beyond what I already knew on the subject.  I remember writing a paper on King Tut for a class years back, focusing on Howard Carter’s … Continue reading

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A Weekend of Springsteen and more Philly History

Another excursion was made into the City of Brotherly Love, this time for the purpose of catching the Springsteen exhibit at the National Constitution Center.  Labor Day weekend was the final weekend of the exhibit celebrating one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Celebrating sharks from Philly to Camden

It’s always an extra bonus to me, getting to see or do something new while traveling and last weekend had a few such moments.  I was planning to visit the Adventure Aquarium to close out this year’s Discovery Channel Shark … Continue reading

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