Category Archives: Fleeting thoughts

Travel blogs to check out

Ok, ok, I’m home.  Not traveling.  Hanging out.  Actually it is quite nice.  I’m happy. Weird though.  Almost daily someone asks me where my next trip is. I have to admit,   nothing exotic  on the near horizon. I’m staying on … Continue reading

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A New Year Celebration to remember.

When the big bell in Kyoto rings on New Years Eve, it gongs to erase the 108 worldly desires man is born with. For me, it rang to mark a new phase in my role as a mother. Like the … Continue reading

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Design Your Life

Ok. Ok. Ok. I’ve got a problem.  I’m at home and no plans to go anywhere for a bit. Yes, its true I’ve run out of Destinations to write about.  Hitting the road isn’t an option. Not that there aren’t … Continue reading

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My Bucket List

Like many compulsive travelers I’ve been glued to the TV, Internet and other sources of news to learn about the volcano in Iceland and the horrendous impact it is having on travel in Europe.   And like lots of folks, we … Continue reading

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Learning to Travel Light

Recently I was on a trip with a good friend and shared a few of my packing tips with her—things I have learned on my various adventures. While they didn’t seem all that original, she marveled and said, “Why do … Continue reading

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