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Sign, sign, everywhere a sign

When preparing for the Camino, we read again and again about the signs that point “The Way” to Santiago. While we scoured maps and perused apps, the signage along the Camino always pointed us in the right direction during our … Continue reading

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Ten Things Learned on the Camino

We have only been back from our adventure on the Camino Primitivo for just over a week and the experiences are still settling in around us. But from some jot notes hastily scribbled on the road, in no particular order, … Continue reading

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The Road to the Camino

This time last year we started toying with the idea of walking the Camino. The Camino of Santiago is also known as St. James’s Way and is a network of walking routes that begin from various starting points and end in Santiago … Continue reading

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Brush with the Bruins

Combining our love for travel and our son’s love for the Bruins saw us heading to Boston a few weeks ago to visit family and hang out in the city. For sure one of the highlights was the Bruins vs Leafs hockey … Continue reading

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Get out there and see the world – now!!

Came across this interesting piece about travel and regret. The bottom line: do it now while you can. Don’t put it off and court regret. Carpe Diem!

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Auschwitz: 70 years later

Today is the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. We visited the site 6 years ago. Some thoughts about our experience.

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Hill trek in Lettermore

Ireland is blessed with numerous hiking trails, walks and path of varying degrees of difficulty. Early one morning last spring, our hosts at the lovely Bayview B and B in Lettermore suggested that Declan and I might be interested in … Continue reading

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