Category Archives: water

Bali’s Kuta Beach

I checked off another bucket list destination that was made possible because I am living in Asia. DH didn’t want to go because Bali has had some incidents in the past few years- volcanic eruption, earthquake/tsunami. I wasn’t worried, plus, … Continue reading

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Elephants

Part of my time on Phuket was spent at the Green Elephant Sanctuary. This is an ethical retirement home for elephants. They aren’t chained up, and you don’t ride them. We started by feeding them. They eat all day long! … Continue reading

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Phuket – Pearl of Andaman Sea

I haven’t done many beach vacations, and my week on Phuket was one of my favorites. We stayed at a lovely resort that had its own beach. But I spent most of my time in the infinity pool. I like … Continue reading

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The Daily Post: Wind

It was not a windy day last October when my Viking River cruise visited Kinderdijk, Netherlands. We toured a windmill to see how a family lives and works in the area. It is a life very different from mine. It … Continue reading

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Passau Germany

Thursday 1st October Passau is our first stop in Germany. And is the only place in the world where three rivers – Ilz, Danube, Inn – come together. This is where our ship is docked. We are spending the night here … Continue reading

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Wave against sea ice

The color of the water in the Tracy Arm was unlike anything I had ever seen before. Check out the wave hitting this piece of sea ice. Hint: you might want to scroll fast.

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Peterhof Palace

I got an early holiday gift – pictures from a trip I took 18 months ago that I thought were lost. I am very excited about these pictures in particular. Peterhof is a series of palaces and gardens located in … Continue reading

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