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Aeri de Montserrat Cable Car, Spain

Danger is sometimes a matter of perception or opinion. What seems dangerous to one person, might not to another. Cable cars are a great example of this (the aerial kind, not the ones on tracks). Statistically, I’m sure they’re one … Continue reading

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Riding the Rails in San Francisco

Just being in San Francisco was an Adventure. But riding the street cars, and especially the cable cars, was a dream come true! First we rode Street Car No. 1. Built in 1912, this was the first publicly-owned street car … Continue reading

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Promises Kept

In 1965, the ship on which Brynmor (Rich’s Dad) was working docked at San Francisco. When he got home to the UK, Brynmor promised his bride to be, Auriel (Rich’s Mum),  that one day he’d take her there. I’m proud … Continue reading

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Where’s Jaspa? (June 8th, 2013)

As I’m sure you all knew, the destination from my last post (thanks to Phyllis for her stealth-blog yesterday, by the way) was Alcatraz. We spent a fascinating few hours on the Rock, although in many ways I wonder why … Continue reading

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