One Year Traveling On A Pension

One Year Traveling On A Pension

On April 7, 2014, we set off to see if it would be possible to travel around the world on a pension. And not just to go, but to have all the fun we wanted to have along the way. One year to the goal and I am now able to say we did it. In the past year we attended...
We Flu To Europe

We Flu To Europe

Travel is about new experiences, right? Some of them are blissful. Some of them are thrilling. And some are experiences you simply wish to forget. I guess we just had a close encounter with the third kind.  Coughing. Chills. Fever. Misery. Peter and I each caught a...
Rocking and Rolling Our Way to Ireland

Rocking and Rolling Our Way to Ireland

We are docked in Cobh, Ireland, on a cold and rainy Saturday. This is the final port Titanic visited and last night ensured we didn’t forget her final voyage. Gale force winds and rough swells threw  Legend of the Seas from side to side. Chairs toppled in the...
Traveling Slow and Stately

Traveling Slow and Stately

We are traveling slow and stately on a cruise to Europe. Today we passed the mid-way point in crossing the Atlantic Ocean on Royal Caribbean’s Legend of the Seas. What a way to travel! Forget the cramped airline seat, the humid morning breath of the guy who will...