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How to Save Big $$ for Travel

December 13, 2011 2 Comments »

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Accepting change is hard. Most people don’t have a choice, when the world changes – they eventually have to change with it. My mother on Facebook is a great example of this; it was the only way she was going to keep up with her grandchildren’s lives. I have to admit though – I’m a […]

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Feline Visitation Rights

May 4, 2008 1 Comment »

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Photo: Since I’m in the process of selling off all of my posessions, my friend Linda sent this photo to me as a joke! I used to say that my cat, Palucci, had love for only one person; that person used to be me. However, when I decided to do my long term travel last […]

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From The Outside Looking In

February 10, 2008 5 Comments »

Photo: American Grocery Store America – my home country…my passport, my culture. I’ve been gone from it for 15 months and am now re-entering it with a fresh pair of eyes. I have to first start out, I do love my country. It is my heritage. I love our freedom, I love our rights, I […]

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Travel by Numbers

January 25, 2008 4 Comments »

I must admit, I went to school for Accounting, why – I have no idea. “Hello my name is Sherry and I’m a bean counter.” Yeah – it never quite fit me, nor my personality, which is probably how I ended up in Information Technology. However, there was something about numbers that I liked which […]

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Finding my way Home

December 31, 2007 4 Comments »

 Reality – what is the definition? I read once that “Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away.” That will give you a headache if you think about it too hard. However what really hurts, is when someone says to me “You must go back to reality sometime.” I hear […]

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The Future of Ottsworld…

December 26, 2007 4 Comments »

Photo: Sunset on Ocean Beach, San Francisco I suppose many of you who are following this journey (are you really still with me after 15 months?) are under the assumption that once I get back to the US, I will end this blog monstrosity. Ahhhh – but if you’ve really been paying attention – then […]

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Budget Tokyo

December 18, 2007 1 Comment »

View Tokyo Photography View Tsukiji Fish Market Photography View Tokyo snapshots Since I only had 4 days in Tokyo, and little money left for traveling, I had a challenge – how do you stay in Tokyo on a budget. After months of living a simple life – I think I was up to the challenge. The first big […]

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Underbelly of Tokyo

December 11, 2007 3 Comments »

For the ‘best of’ Tokyo Photography – click here! For snapshots of the subway – click here! There are 32 million people living in Tokyo. 8 Million of them ride the subway every day. That turns into about 3,000 people on each train. No wonder why most of the time you feel like a sardine […]

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