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Art makes the town

We spent our Sierra Vista days split in time: hiking for a good part of the day and the rest of the day reading and writing.   Every once in a while, we wanted a serious break. We decided to take … Continue reading

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What did we do in San Diego?

When the weather was good, we spent most of our outdoor time exploring. We didn’t always know what we were looking for, but we liked to keep our eyes open to see what we could find. The San Diego we … Continue reading

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Trapped on a bus inspired creativity

The airline informed us that our flights to and from Mendoza, Argentina would be diverted to San Juan’s airport – over 2 hours drive away. We couldn’t believe it, but a quick search confirmed that the Mendoza airport would be … Continue reading

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MATE and MALBA

What were we looking for? Art that inspired or educated or was just so beautiful we’d not easily forget it. We expected we might find what we were looking for at MATE Museo Mario Testino in Barranco (Lima), Peru. What … Continue reading

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walking to Barranco: a photo essay

A day in our traveling life, with camera at the ready….   July 2016    

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Old Faces of Ecuador

Our last day in Quito came too soon. We still had many places on our “to-do” list but only had time for one more. Narrowing the choice down was easy: a visit to Casa del Alabado. The Casa del Alabado … Continue reading

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Playing with Art

On our travels we don’t go looking for art on our daily walks, and yet somehow it has a way of popping up where we least expect it. One of the reasons we have enjoyed our stay in Cuenca, Ecuador … Continue reading

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Think outside the camera box

Travel makes you want to take great photos. Consider stepping up your game and trying something new. On a lazy day in Cuenca, as it rained outside, we used our inside time for another lesson in how to better use … Continue reading

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It was worth a lot more than it cost

Who can resist something for nothing? We headed to The Palm Springs Art Museum one late Thursday afternoon to take advantage of the 4pm – 8pm free admission. Come take a look at what “free” will get you. It had … Continue reading

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Holiday lights at 5 mph

We had fallen into a holiday funk. We admit it. Despite the joy of family and all the wonderful aspects of the season, the cold and the rain came down around us, and we felt trapped indoors. When our daughter … Continue reading

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