On Location: Game of Thrones April 16th 2016 Our last stop before Venice was Dubrovnik, a place we have been eager to see. We eschewed the expensive cruise ship shuttle and took a public bus into town, arriving at the famous hole-in-the-wall. We decided once again to start with coffee and internet research at a cafe right there. The waiter gave us a passionate speech on Croatian history and the young man sitting next us chimed in and told us ... read more
Europe » Croatia » Dalmatia » Dubrovnik The lands that today comprise Croatia were part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire until the close of World War I. In 1918, the Croats, Serbs, and Slovenes formed a kingdom known after 1929 as Yugoslavia. Following World War II, Yugoslavia became a feder... ... read more
I was a primary teacher in a K-12 alternative school. In 2006, I took a leave for four months, travelling through Central America. I visited schools and studied Spanish along with being a tourist. My class followed my travels through this blog. I have continued to use this blog to keep friends, family and my students connected to my travels, recently in Mexico and now Kenya!
I am now retired and my husband and I hope to do even more traveling! I am volunteering in an after-school program on the Indian reservation where we live and at the local art museu... full info