Category Archives: Travel

Day Two: Heidelberg and Schwäbisch Hall

Once we finally arrived in Frankfurt, we gathered our forces, reconnected with all of the people of the group (some had arrived earlier), and met Sylvia, our bus driver, who took us in the direction of Heidelberg. Not all of … Continue reading

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ORD to PDX: Our quick trip to Portland, Oregon

It is after 1:00 PM and it is still below zero, minus four, to be exact. It was in the double digits during the night, I am guessing somewhere around twenty below. It is hard to believe that it will … Continue reading

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Global Entry

Monday found us heading into Chicago for a Global Entry interview. We had already applied online, paid our $100 each, and received tentative approval that would end with complete approval following an interview either at O’Hare or downtown. There was … Continue reading

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O Canada!

It is wonderful getting away. We started out our journey but cutting the eight hour car journey in half by staying with friends, our good friends with a lake home near Ann Arbor, Michigan. For the past few years, we … Continue reading

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Return from Cape Cod

Our flight originally was supposed to leave Boston’s Logan airport around 4:30 PM; that changed to 5:30. We took a leisurely breakfast at the Inn, said our goodbyes, and headed out. We stopped in Braintree, not sure where to really … Continue reading

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