‘Now voyager...

sail you forth to seek and find.’


November 25, 2018

Sometimes I travel through time. This quiz harkens back to my days writing for a games company.

Match the sobriquet with the city or cities that match. There are more places on the globe that share these nicknames; I've listed the ones I visited on my cruise.

1. The Venice of the East (4 places)

2. The Pearl of the Orient (4)

3. The Pearl of the Andama...

November 23, 2018

‘There is one spectacle grander than the sea,

that is the sky;

there is one spectacle grander than the sky,

that is the interior of the soul.’


                                                        — Victor Hugo...

November 11, 2018

Decades ago I bought a set of coasters picturing old travel posters. 

I never thought I’d ever get to Luxor... 

Friends have suggested that I sell ads on my blog ‘to pay for your next trip.’ 

Others send me notices about ‘How to become a travel writer.’

Still others tell me I should publish all of this in a book.

Thank you, everyone, for your enthus...

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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Brisbane


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