Land of the Rising Sun – Miyajima

Miyajima Island Corey and Joanna had mentioned Miyajima many times over the past year, so we knew it was going to be something special.  It would be …

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Land of the Rising Sun – Hiroshima

Raw, Real, Horror As children, my Dad took us to historical sites, museums, battlefields, and towns throughout the eastern United States. It instilled in me …

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Land of the Rising Sun – Beppu

Our Adventures in Beppu “Beppu is situated between the sea and the mountains. The city was founded on April 1, 1924, and is famous for …

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Land of the Rising Sun – Life in Iwakuni

Iwakuni MCAS Corey, Joanna, and the girls live on base, at Iwakuni MCAS. Marine Corps Air Station, Iwakuni or MCAS Iwakuni (IATA: IWK, ICAO: RJOI) is …

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Vermont Cross-country Skiing

First stop – Timberholm Inn, Stowe, Vermont   We settled in at Timberholm Inn about 1 a.m. after flight and weather delays into Boston and on …

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England 2016 – The Birds of Bempton Cliffs

RSPB Bempton Cliffs “The best place to see, hear and smell seabirds! Each year over 250,000 of them flock to the cliffs between Bempton and …

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