As you travel, when you leave your own country, you enter another as a guest August 17th 2016 I like to picture myself as a good guest. One with her eyes open to new experiences, who respects the local customs. A person who, if she doesn’t know the language, will at least not expect everyone else to know hers. As a guest, I don’t expect the food to taste like the food I’m used to – at least I sincerely HOPE it doesn’t! I expect people to do things a little differently than I woul ... read more
South America » Chile » Santiago Region » Santiago Prior to the coming of the Spanish in the 16th century, northern Chile was under Inca rule while Araucanian Indians inhabited central and southern Chile; the latter were not completely subjugated until the early 1880s. Although Chile declared its ind... ... read more
Like many folks in the United States, I didn't really have many opportunities to travel until retirement. If left to myself, I may have just stayed home. But, late in life I met and married a wonderful person who pretty much lives to travel. So, I started this blog to have a place to write some thoughts down about where we go and what we do.
Oh, and when we aren't somewhere else, we live in one of the most beautiful places in the world; at the north end of the Lost Coast of California in the USA. ... full info