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Trump Tower, Chicago

I’m pretty proud of this photo.  Took it myself with my trusty Nikon D40.  It was a challenge because I was shooting through a window and had to conquer the reflections issue.  Not bad for a total amateur huh? But … Continue reading

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Union Street, San Francisco: where the Victorian Ladies Gather

Poking along Union Street is one of those activities that many tourists in San Francisco miss. This is a shame.   It’s cute. It’s fun.  It makes me feel like a local.  It is a “real people” kind of place—patronized by … Continue reading

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The Chelsea Market: a Foodie Heaven

Can’t believe I have been going to NYC at least once a year for a very long time and have never gone to the Chelsea Market. It’s foodie heaven.  A yummy urban food court.  I loved it! Located at Ninth … Continue reading

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Rovos Rail

If distant  choo choo of a train gives you the urge to travel, then consider a ride on the Rovos Rail in South Africa.  This beautifully restored  world class train is a delightful way to see the beautiful landscape of … Continue reading

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