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England 2012: British Museum, Thames, Tower of London

On the itinerary for today is the British Museum (the B.M.), a Thames river cruise, and the Tower of London!

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England 2012: London and Canterbury

Yesterday we arrived and did a tour of London, complete with the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey. Today we’re making a pilgrimage to Canterbury and telling all sorts of stories to pass the time along … Continue reading

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England 2012: England Bound

We’re off to Merry Olde for a week! Aren’t you jeals? You’re totally jeals.

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Italy Trip! (Part Three: Sicily)

For the final leg of the trip, we headed to Sicily. Not only is this a very long train ride, it’s a very long train ride that has to cross the Strait of Messina. This is done via ferry: they … Continue reading

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Italy Trip! (Part Two: Rome and Environs)

Next stop was Rome, which I had never been to. We actually had a nice little apartment there with everything we could want except Internet (it is alarming how much not having that bothered me). This meant we could buy … Continue reading

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Italy Trip! (Part One: Florence)

Yeah, so we went to Italy recently. Becky went to Siena at the beginning of October to work on a project for her school, and then a couple of weeks later I joined her. I flew into Florence, where I … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

We’re back from Italy, and more about that soon, but let me share with you what we came back home to. On Saturday a “nor’eastern” blew into town, a standard heavy rainstorm. Unfortunately, this coincided with an unusual drop in … Continue reading

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Gone Daddy Gone

Okay, heading out for a bit, and not taking the computer. You’re on your own in this cold, dark world until I get back.

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