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The Perfect Last Day in Anguilla: NOW We Can Leave

Sitting here in my apartment in New York, it’s hard to believe that exactly 4 months ago I was in the beautiful waters of Anguilla celebrating K and P’s birthdays.  These photos are proof that I was there but it … Continue reading

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A Day Out at Sea: Sandy Island, Anguilla

Having had P. suffer a bout of motion sickness during my big birthday trip to Italy (Cinque Terre post here), I was concerned for her when we decided to go down to Anguilla.  We knew that we would need to … Continue reading

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Did Someone Say “Beach Butler?”

I turned in early on the first night so I was up before dawn.  I drew aside the blackout shades and the curtains before going to bed, thinking that I could open my eyes to beautiful blue skies of the … Continue reading

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Speechless in Anguilla

I smiled to see a note from L. this morning where she described how she’s suffering from PPSD, Post Pampering Stress Disorder.  She was faced with having to make her own breakfast and I knew exactly what she meant, since … Continue reading

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Bom Dia Lisboa!

Good day indeed, Portugal!  The final leg of our family holiday took us to Lisbon, a city I really wanted to visit.  To my surprise my parents let me take the next few days off from being their tour guide.  … Continue reading

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Sevilla Old and New

When I told the taxi driver that I suffered cold and rainy days in Sevilla in 2010 he laughed and said I must have been incredibly unlucky.  It never rains in Sevilla and it’s always beautiful, he said.  But walking … Continue reading

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Globetrotting Seniors in Sevilla: Felicidades!

Today my parents returned from their 5 week trip to Asia.  With weather related delays and typical travel day mishaps, it took them just about 24 hours door to door.  Needless to day, they are completely conked out.  It’s funny … Continue reading

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