Just Pictures: Rome

I have written and deleted an obscene number of posts. In an attempt to get something out there, here are pictures from our time in Rome last April. It was beautiful of course, and you’d never know from the pictures how bleeping crowded it was. My ability to cut out the rest of the tourist […]

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The White Mountains and Maine

Maine was calling so we decided to give my dad a break from our intrusive presence and head north. Since I wasn’t a girl who did much exploring in my teenage years, I had never seen much of the area. Rufus and Nancy Tracy (see Utah posts) said to visit Acadia National Park so off we […]

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Our Airbnb, Barcelona

The Boutique Hotel Room I decided to show you our Airbnb, Barcelona. It was typical of the places we stayed: secret corners which we were allowed to share in. You can pretend you will always live here, and always be in love with the peeling walls, square cobblestones, and funky neighbors. This 18th C porcelain doll […]

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Granada

From Madrid we travelled to Granada where we spent a wonderful few days. Again, courtesy of Airbnb, we got to stay in a funky old 3 story house in a tiny local square in the Albaycin, (old Moorish) district. Word to the wise: if you’re arriving in Granada by train and staying in the Albaycin, […]

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Madrid

  Obviously a posting that is out of date, so forgive the incorrect tenses. We have left our lovely compact home on wheels, full of all our nice things of the kind that make travel easy, and leaped blind into jaunting about in countries where we don’t know the language fully pledged to that sharing […]

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