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Name: Andrew
Location: Springfield, Virginia, USA
Join Date: April 17, 2007
Contributions: Andy99 has written about 874 places, shared 11,725 photos, left 12,638 comments, and smiled 21,978 times.
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English. French and Spanish (both after a fashion)
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I've traveled for a long time and have many memories of places and people. I can't name just one. Every journey brings with it a new set of experiences. Hopefully, there will be many more to add!
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I enjoy travel, especially to new places I haven't seen before. Every journey, whether brief or extended, provides the opportunity for a new experience or a different way to see things. I like travel photography, too, and always have my camera with me.

"The famous places to visit are so many, Or so the guidebooks say."--Chip (On the Town)

"Carry me on the waves to the lands I've never seen." (Orinoco Flow)

"I have it timed down to the last wave of the brakeman's hand on the last train out of town."--Prof. Harold Hill (The Music Man)

"I see it is by no means useless to travel if one wants to see something new."--Jean Passepartout

"We wanted something thoroughly and uncompromisingly foreign ... "--Mark Twain

"And there's no cure like travel ..." (Anything Goes)

"It's a small world after all ..."

Marked 50 years of travel photography in 2011.
diisha392 says:
Congrats on your featured review!
Posted on: Jul 25, 2017
cotton_foam says:
Congrats, Andy on your featured review!!
Posted on: Jul 25, 2017
spocklogic says:
Bravo on the featured review of Point State Park in PA, USA!
Posted on: Jul 24, 2017
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Andy99's Travel Blogs

Apr 06, 2004 – Jul 08, 2017
Travels in history-rich Pennsylvania, "The Keystone State". …
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This blog was featured on Sunday December 19th, 2010
Mar 25, 2001 – Jul 01, 2017
I live and work in the Washington, DC, metro area. I'll use this blog to introduce you to the many neighborhoods and sights in …
Overview 23,036 words 1,262 536 2,665
This blog was featured on Monday March 17th, 2008
Mar 03, 2001 – May 27, 2017
Mid-Atlantic Travels through Maryland, "The Old Line State". …
Overview 7,727 words 412 115 825
This blog was featured on Friday April 15th, 2011
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Andy99's Travel Reviews

Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Point State Park is located at the Forks of the Ohio, the confluence of the Allegheny and Monong…
This review was featured on Monday July 24th, 2017
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Emmitsburg, Maryland, USA
Elizabeth Ann Seton (1774-1821) was a pioneer in women's education and works. She had been widow…
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Emmitsburg, Maryland, USA
The National Fallen Firefighters Memorial is located on the campus of the National Emergency Tra…
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