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The Language of 16-year Old Boys

The Language of 16-year Old Boys

Good-bye Sweden, Hello Boys We loaded the train to Norway this morning, saying goodbye to our AirBnB Swedish host with much gratitude. We invited him ...
A Day in Stockholm, with pictures

A Day in Stockholm, with pictures

A Day in Stockholm After a great night’s sleep and a hot shower, we headed out to our first adventure in the tunnelbana. Good lord, the tickets ...

A Life of Gratitude

I Am Lucky On the way over across the Big Pond, I watched a movie called _About Time_. It was about t a time traveler who learns the lesson of ...

5 Hours in the MSP Airport

Killing 5 Hours in MSP Airport Our first stop on our RTW is a five-hour layover in the MSP (Minneapolis-St Paul) airport. So, actually it’s not ...

RTW Boarding Passes are Printed!

Sometimes it’s just the little things. Imagine a little girl giggling uncontrollably–that was me just a few minutes ago as the I printed the ...

14 Years a Dream. Go Big.

First, the Perfect Hand-held Device It was fourteen years ago that I dreamed up the Big Around the World trip. My original date to go was 2005–I ...

Asking for Gluten-Free Meals on International Flights

We are 31 days away from departure for our RTW trip, and the to-do list is still quite long. Today’s tasks included calling the airlines that ...
Clothes to Pack for RTW Trip

Clothes to Pack for RTW Trip

Clothes are the most important decision After much angst, research, and shopping, we have settled on our outfits for our Round the World trip in ...
To-Do List for RTW Trip

To-Do List for RTW Trip

65 Days Until We Leave for RTW Trip Earlier this week, I logged into my Delta account, and it reminded me I had 70 days until my trip. After 10 years ...

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