Category Archives: cars/busses/etc

Angkor Wat at sunrise

Heads up–I’m going to talk about photography a bit in this post.  Feel free to skim and just look at the pretty pictures. **Disclaimer–numbers/sunrise times were applicable during my visit in early May 2014.  Depending on when you read this, … Continue reading

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I’ll post specifics later, but for now, here is a quick summation in bullet form I thought I’d been the woman with the crying baby on the plane before.  Rhi took that to a new, embarrassing level. Ellie, on the … Continue reading

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Random Things from Boston

Since my small tidbits post from yesterday went over well, I’m going to do it again, as there are so many things I meant to post about while home and didn’t, or feel as though they might not merit an … Continue reading

Posted in Boston, cars/busses/etc, hotels/serviced apartments/resorts, Medical, North America, Pictures, Travel, Travel by Continent, Country, US | 2 Comments

Seen in a taxi…

  The sign reads “Strictly No Food & Drink” “Please do not litter” “Please do not yell and shout as your high decibel will distract the driver concentration” I probably shouldn’t but it’s the third one I find amusing.

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Driving License!

Ravi and I were starting to wonder if we’d hallucinated the whole thing.  Perhaps the stress of studying for the test had grown so great that we somehow simultaneously dreamed that we’d taken and passed the Basic Theory of Driving … Continue reading

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Being home…the good, the bad and the ugly

Again, I’m short on time, so I’m going to bullet point this out… The Good Seeing friends and family, having them see how big E is and what an awesome little person she’s turning into Driving my car Having great … Continue reading

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Crazy Cab Driver

Living without a car and with a young child not yet old enough to venture out for the day without our stroller, I tend to take a lot of cabs.  It’s just easier. Taking 5-14 cabs a week means I … Continue reading

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What I can’t WAIT to do/see on my visit back home

In 8 weeks I’ll be on a jet with the Turtle heading home for a month-long visit.  I’m nowhere near eloquent enough to express how excited I am, how homesick I am, and how nervous I am. I think excited … Continue reading

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Thailand, Part 2 (warning photo and video heavy)

Ravi and I debated at some length what, if any, adventures we wanted to seek out beyond the resort.  One of the recent seasons of “The Amazing Race” had an episode in Phuket, and I’d been impressed by the part … Continue reading

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