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Our Best of the Best #2: favorite places to stay and cities for good food

Deciding what has been our best in almost every category involved a lot of discussion with a few notable exceptions: one was “favorite places to stay” and another “cities for good food”. We knew exactly what those would be, no … Continue reading

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Pause…take a break…and start up again

Who wants a vacation to end? We never felt our one-week vacations from years past were long enough. We tried two weeks, then moved to three. When three weeks was not enough, we planned our just-finished (wildly extravagant in time) … Continue reading

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Finding birds

Where are the birds we wondered? We saw very few bird species in Japan, China, and Vietnam.  Of those few, we could identify only 6 species that were new to us. Pathetic! We had looked for birds but not in … Continue reading

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