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Capitol Challenge

Last November I finally achieved one of my Bucket List goals… to visit, and geocache in, all 50 US states. Although I do say so myself, it was quite an achievement. Especially for someone who doesn’t live in the USA, … Continue reading

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My Night in a Swedish Prison

It’s true. I did spend a night in the cells while visiting Sweden back in 2012. I know convicts always claim to be innocent, but I really was! Honest Guv’nor! And so was every other jailbird in the joint. There’s … Continue reading

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Lava Land: Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

I’ve always been fascinated with volcanoes. I suppose that’s to be expected, growing up as I did in the southeast part of the Serengeti, within view of Ngorongoro and the Crater Highlands (a story told in the first Jaspa’s Journey … Continue reading

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Pearl Harbor Historic Sites, Oahu, Hawaii

On Friday I wrote about my visit to the Arizona Memorial in December (Arizona’s Still Bleeding), but there’s so much more to see, experience, explore and learn at the Pearl Harbor Historic Sights. The day dawned bright and sunny, but … Continue reading

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A Romantic New Year in Prague

Unsurprisingly, Valentine’s Day is a common thread in this week’s photo challenges. Ailsa from Where’s My Backpack? has gone with Romance and Nancy from Nancy Merrill Photography has chosen The Look of Love. But it was actually Krista from the … Continue reading

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Jaspa’s Journey 3: Jaspa’s Waterloo

The weather authorities say that today may have been the coldest on record here in the Waterloo region of Southern Ontario, as temperatures plummeted to -26 ºC (-15 ºF)! So is this a record or isn’t it? Well, it’s all … Continue reading

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Sky High Light in Kauai

The last few days have been incredible. On Monday we arrived in Kauai, making Hawaii our 50th state visited. Since then we’ve explored, hiked and even spent time at the beach (geocaching). But the highlight has undoubtedly been a flight … Continue reading

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