We had a great time in New York City - I even met up with several Spark friends! Had a fabulous time, got in lots of walking, and found new things to see in this ever changing city!
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DH saw a tiny baby chickadee resting on the edge of a flowerpot outside the back door this evening. It was getting dark, this bird was so little and seemed so alone. We kept an eye on him/her, because there didn't seem to be any parent birds n... Read more
Okay, off Broadway. But still, just a few blocks over on 42nd street.
I was IN an off-Broadway hit last night! Really, I was one of the characters and had to act and everything! Fortunately, I had experience with my role.
Really, it w... Read more
We enjoyed living on St. Thomas for 20 something years, and Carnival was always a special event that we enjoyed. Colorful, crazy, loud, and joyous - the sort of sums up Carnival.
But here are all of the details:
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We're absolutely enjoying this city - full of music, color, culture, interesting holiday celebrations! So much to see and do, though we also take time to swim in the hotel pool and just relax - days are hot and quiet, evenings are cool and loud... Read more
We've been here five days, and are having a great time! It's colorful and full of history, with friendly people, lots of music, and we just saw some fireworks outside!
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We stopped at Key West on our last full day of our cruise - I visited the home of Ernest Hemingway, which was amazing! And of course played with the great-great-great-grandchildre n of his cats, famous for having more than five toes!
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Here are the last several blogs from our cruise - we're in the Caribbean now, with super speedy wifi which is great!
A kitschy, touristy "indigenous" village:
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We're having a great time - Carnaval was unbelievably gorgeous and crazy and colorful - the photos only begin to give the feel of the samba parades!
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We're currently visiting Santarem, a small city on the Amazon! Really, the AMAZON!
But I'm trying to catch up on blogs - working on the Carnaval blog, which has tons of photos and was one of the most fabulous events ever!
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We're still having fun in Brazil, though I missed a few ports of call because I developed bronchitis, and then was quarantined. Yeah. Thankful for room service and chicken soup!
We're currently south of Rio, visiting a lovely island with ... Read more
Wifi has been very iffy, and sometimes nonexistent.
So here's the list of blogs -
Leaving the Caribbean, and visiting Devils Island, French Guiana:
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We had a great time on Trinidad, first being greeted by a student steel pan band - made me feel right at home! Then we toured by walking around town and being adopted by a lovely young lady who may be Trinidad's next big track and field star. ... Read more
We're so happy to be back "home" in the Caribbean - after 20+ years on St. Thomas, we've missed the warm sea breezes and aqua blue water! We spend a good part of our time chatting up locals, just so that we really do feel at home again!
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We signed up for a cruise from Florida down to Brazil, around to a number of cities including Rio for Carnival - then up the Amazon a ways, and eventually back to Florida.
It's a little crazy, and a bit of a splurge, but, well, I explain wh... Read more