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Turkey 2015

For our 20th wedding anniversary, we decided to go away on a quick trip to Istanbul, Turkey.  As we were only gone a week, we didn’t see anything outside Istanbul, but had a wonderful time exploring the city.  The highlights…

Kauai 2014

Another trip to Kauai – this time 3 full weeks all on one island, with an overnight in Honolulu to start.  We spent 1 week in the Kapaa area, then the next 2 weeks in Poipu, where we hung out…

Portland 2014

We took a weekend trip to Portland, Oregon with my Mom and brother Dennis to celebrate my Mom’s birthday in August.  The highlight of the trip was a Food Truck tour.  I didn’t do a travel journal, but here are…

Maui 2014

This was our first trip to Hawaii during the summer.  The weather was a little warmer than we are used to in the winter.  But, we needed a quick break, so we hopped on a plane for a quick 1-week…

Paris 2012

Randy decided that he wanted to run a marathon, so he thought a perfect place to do his first race would be Paris.  Because, why not?  By coincidence, our neighbour Judith was in Paris at the same time (for a…

Kauai 2012

Yes, even though I had just been to Kauai in November, we went for a 1-week winter escape again in January.  This time we stayed in the Kapaa area, and were able to take advantage of the great bike path…