Christmas 2017 in Michigan

The Mackinac Bridge as seen from Mackinac City historical park. The Journey North We had a leisurely departure from Durham on December 21, pulling out of…

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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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