Travel

Vacation 2016

We didn’t fly halfway around the world on vacation in 2016. We did do a drive and fly trip. After a short visit in California, we flew to Seattle, then drove to Vancouver and Victoria, BC and finished with a…

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Musings, Travel

“Arrested Decay” in Georgetown

“Arrested Decay” is the term used by the California Parks system to refer to Bodie SHP, the ‘ghost town’ in the high desert east of the Sierra’s. It may be possible to arrest decay in the very dry high desert…

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Musings, Reccomendations, Travel

Foreign Airlines vs US Based Airlines

Part 2 of my trip planning posts. When looking at flights from the US to Asia, I almost immediately ignored any US based airline. While I did look at a United – ANA code-share option because of the price, the…

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Musings, Travel

How to get to Malaysia

Our trip to Malaysia is quickly approaching.  So, how did we decide to go there, and how did I find my flights? Thought you might be interested. First, I can blame Sarah for our trip. She had originally talked about…

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Musings, Travel

My Planned Vacation has Earth-Shaking Consequences

  Published: Friday June 5, 2015 MYT 7:59:00 AM Updated: Friday June 5, 2015 MYT 3:03:26 PM Strong earthquake strikes Sabah by muguntan vanar, ruben sario, AND stephanie lee Our vacation is shaping up. I have all of the airfare…

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News, Travel

Where is Borneo?

Two years ago, Irene and I visited Thailand and Cambodia. We had a great trip, and found the people friendly and welcoming, and the food outstanding. Well, considering we aren’t getting any younger, and I wanted to return to Southeast…

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Musings, Travel

A Few Final Thoughts on the Trip

Now that we have been home for over a month, and the cold weather has arrived in Las Cruces, I thought I would sum up a few final thoughts about the trip. Would I make this trip again? Short answer:…

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