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Movies and Books Which Inspired Your Travel

“That’s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.” –Jhumpa Lahiri In a recent post I asked which books and movies had inspired you to travel. Your responses were wonderful and numerous. In the quick and … Continue reading

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What Books or Movies Inspired You to Travel?

“Travel does what good novelists also do to the life of everyday, placing it like a picture in a frame or a gem in its setting, so that the intrinsic qualities are made more clear.” – Freya Stark Always on … Continue reading

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A Sense of Place – from Your Armchair

Reading takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere. –Hazel Rochman Once upon a time, before we had virtual worlds created by electronics we had books. A well-written book can take the reader away … Continue reading

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Put Yourself in the Movies

All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl. – Charlie Chaplin There is more than one way to go to the movies. The big screen with stadium seating (with or without the … Continue reading

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