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3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge ~ Flying Over the Past

“Protecting this country’s heritage…from fishing villages to city neighborhoods, from barns to courthouses, from historic bridges to older schools, from urban parks to rural landscapes…will help make America a better place…Preservations ensures that future generations will have a past to … Continue reading

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Vestiges of Summer ~ September in Paris

“Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.”  ~  Anthony J. D’Angelo “Bonjour Madam, Monsieur. Welcome to Paris. It is a good time to be here. The sun is shining. Oui.” Our talkative cab driver … Continue reading

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Postcard from Kottayam, India

Originally posted on Ron Mayhew's Blog:
We had an opportunity to visit the Thirunakkata Utsavam Festival and witness this passionate and lively celebration.  Twenty two elephants paraded through the Thiirunakkara Mahadevar temple grounds unadorned. Then each one was caprisoned…

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Post Card From the Malabar Coast, India

Originally posted on Ron Mayhew's Blog:
The iconic fish nets of Fort Kochi, in Kerala State in southern India along the Arabian Sea. The nets are thought to have been introduced by Chinese explorers when Kubla Kahn was emperor…

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Hacienda Cusin ~ Ecuador

“Flowers and plants are silent presences; they nourish every sense except the ear.”    ~  May Sarton While in Ecuador in 2006 and 2007, we traveled with friends who once lived in the country for four years and were returning to … Continue reading

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Peace, Love, Joy

Let the Spirit of Peace and Joy Gently Fill Our Hearts and Homes.

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Originally posted on Ron Mayhew's Blog:
Lets all pray for peace today and everyday. See what others are doing for this week’s Travel Theme: White. UN’s International Day of Peace

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