Category Archives: Travels

Mini-Guide to Key West, Florida

  Over the past year and a half, we’ve traveled to Key West six or seven times either for work or short vacations. Our stays have ranged anywhere from four days to thirty. Below are a few tips on where … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Talking About Portland

Seems like every magazine, blog, travel article, Most Wanted ad I read lately has the word Portland in it. So a few weeks ago, we decided to take a road trip from Missoula, MT (where we lived for the summer) to Portland, OR … Continue reading

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Wild West Road Trip: Part Dos

We spent the first few days of our trip visiting family and friends.  On our way out of Florida, we stopped to visit the Southerner’s mom in Destin, where this happened: Apparently, this little bird mistook my sexy, boat-hair for … Continue reading

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Wild West Road Trip: Part Uno.

Every year around January, the Southerner and I sit down and discuss what we want to do with our lives for the coming year.  Things we want to change or goals we want to accomplish.  This year, we decided that … Continue reading

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Argentina

In the past two months, I’ve traveled to Argentina and Key West.  Both of these destinations were on a life’s top list I made when I was 12 years-old huddled in my warmest coat trying to make it through just … Continue reading

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Ringling Brothers Museum

I went back to Sarasota a few weekends ago and visited the Ringling Museum of Art.  I’ve been wanting to go there since we moved to St. Pete and it was well worth the wait.  If you ever get a … Continue reading

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Weekend in Sarasota

We revived our failed New Year’s plan this weekend and visited Sarasota, Florida.  We stayed at the Indigo Hotel (walking distance to downtown) in this lovely room: The Southerner and I both agreed that the hotel was very nice, but … Continue reading

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Americas update

Aside from trying to refrain from starting all of my sentences with the words This one time in New Zealand!, the Southerner and I have spent the last three weeks traveling across the South and making logistical decisions about our impending … Continue reading

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We’re back!

We got back home Sunday night after traveling for 33 hours. 33 loooong hours. I watched every movie available and took advantage of the free drinks on our international flight. The highlight of the trip was when a little girl on our last flight of … Continue reading

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Last visit to the Wairarapa

Last weekend we paid a final visit to our favorite place in New Zealand: the Wairarapa.  To mix things up a little, we stayed in Martinborough at the Martinborough Hotel.  We usually stay in Greytown at the Greytown Hotel which is … Continue reading

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