Scotland 2018 Travels in the United Kingdom

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo!  What an event and one that I have wanted to see for quite some time.  It’s not easy getting to Edinburgh in August, planning, vacation request and of course the almighty dollar helps, but I did it this year.  If you have been following my travels, I came to Scotland …

Scotland 2018 Travels in the United Kingdom

St. Andrews

St. Andrews.  Apparently Prince William attended University here and met Kate Middleton!  I wonder if they hung out where I was staying.  I stayed at the Agnes Blackadder Hall.  There were all sorts of different groups there!.  Our group was mostly there, the Stewart Society.  There were little golfers, big golfers and students.  I am …

Scotland 2018 Travels in the United Kingdom

Fife Folk Museum/Falkland Palace

03/08/18 Not traditional American way of dating, but out of the US, it seems to be the norm.  I thought I would try it.  After Lindores we headed to Fife Folk Museum for a lovely tea and a look around the Museum.  We had a lovely tour guide, Katie and driver.. for the life of …

Scotland 2018 Travels in the United Kingdom

Lindores Abbey Distillery

What a great day!  The Stewart Society is having their annual gathering and I am part of the festivities this year!  Our first adventure was on Friday, the 3rd of August.  We went to three places.  This post is on the Lindores Abbey Distillery. We were on a tour bus, so it was awesome not …

Scotland 2018 Travels in the United Kingdom

I am here! Back to my beloved Scotland

This trip to Scotland is shorter than the last two I took and with as much effort as possible, written about in real time!  I am here.  Long and I mean long travel day started on the 1st and ended about 21:00 here at the Agnes Blackadder Hall.  https://ace.st-andrews.ac.uk/accommodation/agnes-blackadder-hall/. I started out in Long Beach at …

Travels in the United States Washington D.C. 2016

Maryland/Washington D.C

MARCH FOR SCIENCE!!!! Climate change is real!  OMG I could not wait to go to the March for Science in 2017 and express myself.  https://www.marchforscience.com/   My son, my youngest, went with me.  He coincidentally has friends in Maryland, so at least he had a great time hanging out with his friends in Maryland for the first …

Guam 2016 Travels in the United States

Guam 2016 Part 2

Spending time with my kids was the best thing about Guam, but by far, it is very very beautiful.  Japanese and Korean tourists frequent Guam because of the distance and one of their sayings is.. Where America’s Day begins.  The average temp that I remember was about 75 each day.. give or take.  The humidity …

Guam 2016 Travels in the United States

Guam October/November 2016

Hafa Adai.  One phrase that I heard used throughout Guam.  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guam .  One of the tropical islands that is a US Territory.  I don’t like that word.  I believe it should be a state and have all the rights that states do.  I won’t turn this political, but if you ever visit Guam or Puerto Rico, …