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Name: Vance
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio, USA
Location: Dayton, Ohio, USA
Join Date: May 4, 2006
Contributions: vances has written about 774 places, shared 6,990 photos, left 11,834 comments, and smiled 34,510 times.
Interested in: sharing travel tips and blogs
Travel Plans
Papua New Guinea
dream destination
Kokoda, Mount Wilhem, Warwagira Mask festival? Game for one or more if you are!
Valley of Flowers, India
dream destination
Countries I've Traveled To
Music you might find me listening to while waiting for my plane
Most Memorable Travel Experience
Taking a dhow trip in Musandam peninsula, Oman and hiking the Kalalau trail on Kauai!
I firmly believe travel is a requirement to straighten this world out --- getting out and digging up common ground with others teaches that we are rather similar with no need to quarrel.

"Whenever someone asks me what I think he should do with his life, I say, First, leave home. Get out there, where if you care to listen, you will find many other people dreaming of making connections and changing the world, just like you. The only mistake is in thinking you will make an important difference in the lives of the people you are among. The profound difference will be in you."

.....Paul Theroux

"Traveler, there are no roads. Roads are made by walking."

.......Spanish proverb
Vikram says:
Thanks for stopping by Paris!
Posted on: May 24, 2017
DaveSwede says:
Thanks for stopping by. Hope you enjoy your road trip! Its one of my favorite ways of exploring the less traveled corners!
Posted on: May 23, 2017
Paulovic says:
Thanks for your smiles, Vance!
Posted on: May 22, 2017
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vances's Travel Blogs

Apr 11, 2015 – Mar 25, 2017
Capturing rambles through Indiana
Overview 2,770 words 114 145 699
This blog was featured on Thursday November 5th, 2015
Dec 14, 2013 – Mar 05, 2017
Visiting mom for Christmas, as well as old friends and a side trip to NYC.
Overview 8,418 words 367 265 1,306
This blog was featured on Saturday December 28th, 2013
Dec 26, 2016 – Dec 30, 2016
A glorious ramble about a select few treasures of western United States
Overview 3,624 words 331 121 855
This blog was featured on Thursday April 27th, 2017
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vances's Travel Reviews

Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
An elegant gastropub and relative newcomer to downtown Indianapolis, you may be surprised to lea…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Not many folks realize there is another Rodin Museum beyond Paris. I am here to share it is ali…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
I am fairly certain there is not a town on our earth that does not have an Irish pub. Of course…
This review was featured on Monday April 24th, 2017
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