Category Archives: Travel

HITCHING A January 07

Great Adventure – part 3

Originally posted on Texas Heat:
“Where a tale begins and where it ends matters.” – Epitaph by Mary Doria Russell I hope to tell this well. Hmm…. how to begin. The Algerian war of Independence had been raging since 1954 and was about to end in July 1962. France was embroiled in all manner of…

SHIP January 06

Great Adventure – part 2

Originally posted on Texas Heat:
“Time goes by and distances work their way into any relationship” – “The Crossing” by Michael Connelly Trying to recall, in detail, all that happened to us on that trip 54 years ago is difficult. Everything I write of actually happened but my command of the English language is too…

HEIDELBERG January 05

The Adventure -part 1

Originally posted on Texas Heat:
“Sometimes it seems to me that religion has no higher function than to sharpen ones awareness of the extent of his imperfection” – “The Sins of the Fathers” by Lawrence Block My Dad was a career Air Force Officer. He served in WWII and finally retired after a long career…

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Why I love to travel

August 30

Travel Reblogs: Look and do

Originally posted on Riverland Unearthed:
There are two types of travellers in this world, ones that look and see and others that look and do. I am one of the latter which can make travelling in Europe with all of the grand old monuments and churches a little tricky.? Don’t get me wrong, I respect…

cshh-coffee August 29

Where in the world is your favorite coffee?

Originally posted on Coffee Notes:
It’s a simple premise isn’t it, where in the world is your favourite coffee? This could mean where are the beans sourced from, your favourite roaster, personality, or even your favourite experience. I’m going to give a brief note on my favourite coffee experience. When I was living in the…

August 09

Travel Reblogs: A White Dress