Wise Woman Travel

Exploring the world from a female perspective

  In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit hole, and that means comfort (J.R. …

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Photo credit; Lorne Dmitruk

From time to time, I’ve slipped the surly bonds¹ of prairie winter and booked a tropical  vacation. In 2010, my husband and I celebrated my newly-awarded doctoral degree, dipping our toes into St. Lucia’s white sands and turqoise surf. Last year, our Save-on-More grocery points bought us two  tickets to Mazatlan, where we ambled along …

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