Category Archives: USA

Travel hopes and goals for 2016

Hope everyone is having a great start to the new year! As I watched from home the coverage of festivities in Times Square, one TV personality exclaimed about the iconic New York spot, “This is the place to be!” I … Continue reading

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What kind of traveler I am

During my high school years, several teachers and a group of students made up a club we called the Student Outing Adventure Club. Like many schools, ours had the usual big year-end trip to popular destinations in the region: New … Continue reading

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Exploring inspirational Ridley Creek State Park

A recent visit to Ridley Creek State Park, although only exploring a small area of it, was very inspiring. Walking from a parking lot near a small bridge, I passed a couple of houses with very nature-friendly yards. Bird feeders, … Continue reading

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Filling my national parks passport – Part 1

On a high school trip to Gettysburg, I bought a Passport to Your National Parks stamp booklet as a memento to that visit.  I had a goal to fill it with stamps from visiting as many other national parks as … Continue reading

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Car show, flea market, 5k run at DCCC

A mix of oldies, classic rock and today’s pop music played for attendees and participants of three events at the main campus of Delaware County Community College.  It was a hot, sunny day as people lined up cool classic cars … Continue reading

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Saying yes: Expanding my travels from Mid-Atlantic to Global

At Cabrini College, students are encouraged to say yes to various opportunities that come along.  Those opportunities in my major could be to have a radio show or write for the campus news.  Some school-wide opportunities include studying abroad or … Continue reading

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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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