grandmar's Travel Blogs

May 01, 2017 – May 16, 2017
Going to Florida for a visit to the State Capitol. Coming back to SC for a granddaughter's wedding …
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This blog was featured on Sunday June 25th, 2017
Oct 08, 2014 – Oct 13, 2014
My grandson is a chef in a restaurant in Vermont. I had never been to Vermont, so we planned a trip looking at lighthouses and…
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This blog was featured on Sunday September 3rd, 2017
Jun 29, 1963 – Nov 03, 2013
We have been to Bermuda six times - twice by plane, and four times by cruise ship
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This blog was featured on Monday October 2nd, 2017
2013 - Disney Cruise with my Granddaughter
Jun 05, 2013 – Jun 22, 2013
This grandchild trip was back to back cruises on a Disney ship
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Australia 2012
Jul 02, 2012 – Jul 28, 2012
Cruise around Australia with my third granddaughter
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Alaska in the Spring 2011
May 12, 2011 – May 27, 2011
My husband said "It looks like we could get a direct flight to Seattle - we could go on a cruise to Alaska". And I had the pla…
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Feb 16, 2011 – Mar 13, 2011
Visiting (in alphabetical order - not in order of importance) Cemeteries, Grandchildren and Lighthouses. My sister wanted us to…
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This blog was featured on Sunday February 26th, 2017
Yellowstone and Hawaii 2010
Jun 07, 2010 – Jun 28, 2010
Third grandson - I gave him a choice of Alaska or Hawaii and he picked Hawaii. Interests volcanoes & WWII
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Lighthouses
Jun 05, 1946 – Feb 02, 2010
Lighthouse which don't fit into any trip reports
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Baltic Cruise 2009
Jun 09, 2009 – Jun 28, 2009
Starting in Copenhagen, I did a cruise with my 12 year old granddaughter
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2008 - Panama & Peru
Nov 02, 2008 – Dec 05, 2008
A cruise through the Panama Canal to Lima and back
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Mediterranean Spring Break 2008
Mar 26, 2008 – Apr 05, 2008
The second grandson I took on a trip had so many baseball games that the only time he could go was Spring Break …
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May 28, 2007 – Jun 13, 2007
My first trip with a grandchild was a bus tour of Ireland with my grandson in 2007. From 1974 to 1992, mother took her gran…
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This blog was featured on Sunday March 26th, 2017
2006 Comprehensive Caribbean Cruise
Dec 11, 2006 – Jan 12, 2007
Bahamas, St. Thomas, Dominica, Barbados, St. Kitts, San Juan, Ft. Lauderdale, Aruba, Curacao, and Dominica, Dec 11, 2006 to Jan…
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Chesapeake Lighthouses
Apr 01, 1998 – Sep 10, 2005
Before we went down the ICW for the first time, we traveled around the Chesapeake on our boat
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Nov 26, 2004 – Mar 12, 2005
Traveling up and down the ICW (InterCoastal Waterway) we often saw the ferries plying the waters of NC. The Ferry System runs 7…
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This blog was featured on Monday July 31st, 2017
Jul 18, 2002 – Jul 30, 2002
England trip and Canal Boat rental. Aided by our oldest daughter who was there on a three year job exchange. …
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This blog was featured on Monday April 24th, 2017
Bahamas 2002
Jan 16, 2002 – Mar 12, 2002
The winter of 2001-2002 we sailed to the Bahamas on our boat.
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Oct 31, 2000 – Dec 31, 2000
Our trip first trip down the Intercoastal Waterway in 2000 from Maryland to Miami.
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This blog was featured on Sunday January 29th, 2017
Painted Screens of Baltimore
May 15, 1999
Endemic Baltimore craft
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Travel Letters from 1965
Jul 09, 1965 – Aug 18, 1965
I came across a letter my mom wrote about her trip in 1965
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Jul 14, 1964 – Aug 14, 1964
Trip to Europe to meet my husband's ship. He was a pilot and flew S2Fs (antisubmarine planes) off the aircraft carrier Intrepid…
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This blog was featured on Tuesday May 23rd, 2017
1950 Europe Trip at 12
Jun 10, 1950 – Jul 16, 1950
In 1950 when I was 12, my father was asked to give papers at two International conferences - one in Paris and one in Oxford. Hi…
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