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People praying at pagoda
Myanmar

Myanmar: Part 1

There is very little that can entice me to get up at 4 a.m. but how often do you get a chance to bathe a Buddha? And not just any Buddha but one that the actual real Buddha is said…

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Evacuation can be expensive.
Travel Tips

Who Needs Travel Insurance? You Do!

The call came at 9:00 PM. A friend needed to be evacuated from a Caribbean clinic for life-saving treatment. When she arrived the next day, she was within hours of death. The complications—and cost—were horrendous; the alternative: unthinkable. Even if…

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Bill's race car. A birthday to remember.
Texas

Race Car Experience

For my 60th birthday I was given the experience of a lifetime with a day at the Richard Petty Driving Experience at Texas Motor Speedway. Excited and apprehensive, I arrived at the track early in the morning and drove through…

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Soothing spiritual and visual decor sprinkled around the property.
New Mexico, Ojo Caliente

New Mexico: Ojo Caliente

Fifty miles north of Santa Fe, New Mexico  lies the healing waters of Ojo Caliente (literally, Hot Eye, but poetically, Hot Springs).  During the time of the ancient peoples, this area was known as P’osi, meaning “where the water comes…

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Autumn Sashimi Plate
Japan

Ultimate Sushi: An Aficionado’s Quest

Shortly after I hired Phil, the man-who-would-become-my-husband, the first sushi restaurant in New York opened across the street from our office. He became entranced by the slices of fish glistening like jewels and it’s been his favorite food ever since….

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Signage for Circus Saurus
Oklahoma

Big Top Circus Lives and Dies

The Greatest Showman, now playing in many theaters around the world is a marvelous tribute to an era gone by, since the 146 years of the thrill of the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus tours ended in 2017 with…

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Sun rise above the Gallatin Mountains.
Big Sky, Montana

Montana: Things to do in Big Sky

There is more to Big Sky than just skiing. Big Sky is filled with activities like zip-lining, dog sledding, fishing, and wildlife viewing. The Big Sky Ski Resort Village: Big Ski Resort is the Biggest Skiing in America® which has…

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