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Lovely Lima

We’ve been in Lima now about three weeks and I can’t tell you how much we’ve enjoyed this portion of the trip. There are several possible reasons: one, we had very generous native guides , the delGustos, who squired us … Continue reading

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Santiago to Chile

We are already in Lima, Peru—our last stop for the year. And I know I haven’t finished the Santiago, Chile story and feel compelled to do so before we move on to Lovely Lima tales. We continued our busy days … Continue reading

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Connecting in Chile Uno

So here we are in our 4th and final week of Santiago, Chile. It’s the first of cloudy days here. It’s Sunday and I’ve puttered around this blog for days without writing a word. Today’s puttering has included sweeping, washing … Continue reading

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All ashore

Now the Wolfs are back on land after our 14 day cruise where we lapped the coastlines of South America, explored some pretty exotic ports (Montevideo, Uruguay), were awed at remoteness of the Falkland Islands, visited with some penguins and … Continue reading

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Tango 3

John and I get our news from the Washington Post online edition and we are able to watch PBS both for Downton Abbey and the Friday night civilized debate with Brooks and Shields. It’s healthy, it’s grownup. John actually gets … Continue reading

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Tango 2

So the Wolfs are getting better acclimated to their surroundings. We’ve got a routine that balances John’s continued research and Liz’s list of must sees/must do’s in Buenos Aires. We’ve had a few grueling walking days some 5-7 miles seeing … Continue reading

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Tango 1

So here we are in Buenos Aires having travelled the 5,136 miles from our temporary home base in San Antonio, Texas on January 5th. Going to the southern hemisphere is an easy trip since it demands less jetlag implications on … Continue reading

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Tapas, Touchdown and Tangoes

The Wolfs are now on home turf. We exited Spain Dec 8 and now are nesting in San Antonio Texas. The trip back was without incident just looong. But that jumps you ahead and you need to hear about Sunny … Continue reading

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Bonjour

I had no time to write in Paris. We were too busy filling our days with the City of Lights. Currently we are in Spain, having safely maneuvered our way through Paris. We did a lot of walking. A lot … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Baltics

We’ve drawn to an end of the Baltic adventure. I just checked and we’ve only missed the Museum of Vodka and the KGB building in the Trip Advisor list of must-dos in Riga. We’re really not Vodka drinkers and I … Continue reading

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