Monthly Archives: April 2015

Too Short a Time in New Orleans

“Madame Lily Devalier always asked “Where are you?” in a way that insinuated that there were only two places on earth one could be: New Orleans and somewhere ridiculous.” — Tom Robbins, Jitterbug Perfume Our recent cruise took us for … Continue reading

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Be Ready for TSA Changes

TSA guy is singing 12 Days of Christmas, unaware that passengers, most of whom have been up since 5am, want to pelt him with our 3oz bottles. – Tweet from @hollyburns One of the best things that can happen at … Continue reading

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Giving New Meaning to the Word “Massive”

“I took the Canal Zone and let Congress debate; and while the debate goes on, the canal does also.” — Teddy Roosevelt, 25 March, 1911 I had heard rumors that the Panama Canal is being expanded but the report never … Continue reading

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From Ocean to Ocean in a Day

“I took the Canal Zone and let Congress debate; and while the debate goes on, the canal does also.” — Teddy Roosevelt, 25 March, 1911 Our recent cruise was my second passage through the Panama Canal but a first time … Continue reading

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