Trip Reports

Sprague Lake

Wheelchair Accessible Sprague Lake

So sad – we live not an hour away from one of the most amazing national parks in the country, but only seem to go there when someone comes to visit. So thanks, Mike, for visiting! Sprague Lake, in Rocky…
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Italy – Tours in Rome

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series 2008 Italy

We invested in two paid tours while in Rome, and I think it was money and time well spent. All my adult traveling life I have shied away from organized tours, but in the months leading up to this vacation…
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Italy – Hotels

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series 2008 Italy

We stayed in three hotels during our trip. Rome I found our Roman hotel by googling. I had three search criteria: under €150, centrally located (although I really didn’t know enough about the geography of the city center to be…
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Italy – Planes, Trains and Vaporetti

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series 2008 Italy

I’m just back from a two week trip to Italy. We visited Rome, Florence and Venice. All the photos (including far too many pictures of bathrooms and far too few pictures of neat stuff) are on Flickr. Planes Transportation worked…
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Kauai – National Car Rental

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series 2007 Kauai

We rented from National, a full-size sedan with hand controls. I’m guessing they installed the controls specifically for this rental (Hertz keeps a certain number of cars permanently equipped with hand controls). The controls were pretty much fine, except that…
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