Monthly Archives: April 2014


Return to Vietnam

Forty three years ago, I couldn’t wait to get the hell out of this place but during the last 10 years going back has been high on my bucket list. This last March, I finally […]


Springtime in Seattle

A sure sign of spring in Seattle is when the Skagit Tulip Festival kicks off in Mount Vernon. Thousands of people descend on the Skagit Valley as hundreds of acres of farmland with over a […]


Welcome to Bangkok

One of the stops on our SE Asia cruise was an overnight stop in Bangkok. The ship docked at the port of Laem Chabang which is several hours or more from Bangkok depending on how […]


Hong Kong

  We recently returned from a cruise in SE Asia. The cruise started in Hong Kong and finished in Singapore with stops in Vietnam and Bangkok. We spent a few days in Hong Kong prior […]