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12 reasons to love Seattle (besides the Seahawks)

Think Seattle and you think: Seahawks. Space Needle. Microsoft. Awful weather. Done. That’s what I thought. Then I discovered the Pacific Northwest’s “Emerald City” has loads of sparkle. Just back from visiting and entertaining the idea of buying a little … Continue reading

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Asia Chronicles: From the beginning

As I mentioned, I decided to wend my way to Singapore and the Eastern & Oriental Express train by way of Dubai in the Middle East, and Emirates Airlines. It was lit-trally (as Rob Lowe’s character says on Parks & … Continue reading

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Fast-food abroad: Want frites with that Royal Cheese?

Seems to me the point of frequenting a fast-food joint abroad misses the point of traveling abroad. Aren’t we trying to escape the same-old, same-old for a bit? Of course, there’s always the temptation to drop by to see if … Continue reading

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