Tag Archives: Adventures

Slow year of travel in 2016, plans for 2017 and beyond

This past year hasn’t been too exciting in terms of travel, after it turned out that I couldn’t make it to Sicily. What happened was that the money for the England trip, for whatever reason, couldn’t be applied to Sicily … Continue reading

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Travel memories sparked, goals renewed via Facebook and old blogs

A particular experience that is waiting to be checked off of my travel bucket list was among recent “On This Day” Facebook posts. It was an article about options for staying at a lighthouse. Since the original date I’d shared … 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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Outdoor Adventures: College trips stir high school memories

On campus, there are calendars posted everywhere focusing on a variety of outdoor adventures planned throughout the semester.  Skiing, tubing, rock-climbing, ice-skating; you name it.  These take me back to my high school days, during which I was a part … Continue reading

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Pinterest: Discovering the world while pinning

I don’t know a lot about specific sites in Norway.  However, just as the website Pinterest has been educational in the sharing of clever ideas among pinners, it has also given me info on the northern European country.  For example, … Continue reading

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An Adventure at Ricketts Glen

Years ago, I went to Ricketts Glen State Park and within recent days I found out that a snowshoe / hiking trip there was being planned through my college. I was thinking about going on the trip, because I never … Continue reading

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An Introductory Post

As a young girl, I grew up in a mid-sized suburban town and always looked forward to family vacations. Those times did not come around often, but just being in another place was exciting. So at an early age, my … Continue reading

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