The sun set for us in Prague

Prague is…

I write this sitting now at JFK. We have more stories to tell from Prague – hopefully many of which we’ll be able to tell in person, the best possible way to do so. There are a great many individual experiences we accumulated in this jewel of Central Europe. Here’s a quick-hit list of impressions: […]

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Pittsburgh is on the List

I’m grateful for many things the past nine months or so since Daria and I kicked off the moorings. Not the least of which are the opportunities we’ve had to see so many places we now love but had not given much thought to before. Let’s add Pittsburgh to the growing list. We’ve come to […]

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Be careful what you wish for

It was a dark and stormy afternoon. The icy winds battered the sides of our Subaru as it barreled down interstate ninety-one. Walls of snowdrifts lined what might be the road in front of us, somewhere under the banshee wisps of icy dust. We trusted that the rut made by snow plows and unseen traffic […]

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Moving East, through the Midwest

We’re on our way back to the east coast after a far hop out to Madison, Wisconsin. It rained practically the entire time we were out in Madison, so I’m afraid we weren’t able to take much advantage of the beautiful area around there. We did wander through the rain in the state capitol and […]

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How all the halves live

One of the things Daria and I have enjoyed on our travels across the US is an incredible variety of households. Admittedly, we’ve enjoyed some more than others. So far, we’ve had a stay in an exclusive neighborhood where the wealthy have their own police force. We’ve also experienced a house that takes me back […]

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