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Travels in Peru
Travels in South America

Taking the Inca Rail back to Cusco…

Taking Inca Rail After hiking Machu Picchu and *the almost top of* Wayna Picchu, as discussed in my last Peru post, we headed back to the Hostel.  We did take time out for a massage which was worth the pit stop sore muscles and all.  All and all, the trip to Machu Picchu and all […]

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Italy
Travels in Europe

Onward Matera

Matera! What can I say again about this beautiful, old and ancient city?  Well, that we did not get to spend as much time there as we wanted, so for sure back on our list of where to head back someday soon.  Whitney and I had one full day, the day we arrived to see […]

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Travels in Europe

Square of Miracles – Camposanto

The Square of Miracles Back to “square” one!  No pun intended.  We started out day here at the Leaning Tower and took off on an unplanned awesome adventure.  After lunch, we weaved our way back to the Square of Miracles.  Next up, Camposanto.  Here is the website for the Square of Miracles.  https://www.opapisa.it/en/  It is also […]

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Travels in Europe

Exploring Pisa

Off the Beaten Path After leaving the Medieval Wall behind us, we had seen a chruch that looked interesting.  Chiesa di Santa Caterina d’Alessandria.  We hesitated for a moment, not sure if we could enter and how awesome that we could and we did!  http://www.turismo.pisa.it/it/cultura/dettaglio/Chiesa-di-Santa-Caterina-00002/ There were just a few people inside, more than likely worshippers […]

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Italy
Travels in Europe

Medieval Wall in Pisa

Who knew?  I mean when we were looking up stuff to do, the regular tourist stuff, this super cool medieval wall just did not hit the radar.  We saw it.  While up on the leaning tower of Pisa, we saw it.  Just kind of looked like an old wall at first ending off to our […]

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England
Scotland 2018
Travels in the United Kingdom

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Well, after my three days in Edinburgh, it was time to pick up the rental car and do some mileage towards Newcastle Upon Tyne.  I have posted about Newcastle in my 2016 trip, but this time, I was driving, with a Sat Nav and Google Maps.  Here goes my test theory on which one was […]

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England
Travels in the United Kingdom

Newcastle Upon Tyne/Bamburgh Castle/Alnwick Castle

Newcastle Upon Tyne.  For the Americans that scratch their heads and say Tyne huh? Tyne is the river that runs through Newcastle.  It was once a coal mining town and where my dad’s best friend was born.  My new family picked me up at the train station and I knew who they were right away!!! […]

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