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Fitzwilliam Hotel in Dublin, delightful place to stay

Located across the street from St. Stephen’s Green and a short block away from Grafton Street, The Fitzwilliam Hotel is perfectly located for a traveler like me.  St. Stephen’s Green is a gorgeous park, filled with verdant green plants, a … Continue reading

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Making Memories at Ashford Castle, Ireland

It is St. Patrick’s Day and I can’t help but remember spending a few days at Ashford Castle in Cong, Ireland. From our window at the Castle, I could see a moat, the steel gray stone tower and battlements and … Continue reading

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Amway Grand Plaza in Grand Rapids, MI

Yesterday I had an opportunity to do a behind-the-scenes tour of the more than 100 year old hotel in the center of Grand Rapids, MI.  It was interesting to see the kitchens, laundry and back  of the house workings of … Continue reading

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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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Fredericksburg, Texas–surprisingly fun.

Recently I fell in love with a funny old town in the middle of the Hill Country of Texas. It’s where you might stay if you want to visit the wineries, the LBJ Ranch, shop, and enjoy bakeries, breweries and … Continue reading

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