Stories From The Road

Leaving On A Jet Plane

Leaving On A Jet Plane

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Our bags are packed, we’re ready to go… As the song says we are headed to Portland. Tramp Amy took the scenic route,  stopping in San Francisco,  Berkeley and Sacramento.  She should be making her way to the state line into Oregon today. We headed there to check out the Vancouver/Portland area as a possible [...]

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Travel Tips

Some Of My Favorite Hawaiian Things

Some Of My Favorite Hawaiian Things

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

My friend is going to Hawaii. She’s so excited! In 2003 I was that excited too. It was the first year we could occupy our timeshare at Marriott’s Ko Olina Beach Club. Since 2003 I’ve been to the island of Oahu 13 or 14 times through those years. This post originated as an email to my friend, offering here some tips on things I love to do in Hawaii.

Any visit to Hawaii is enhanced by visiting GoHawaii, which has a several great guide books on Hawaii.

Here are my tips for a visit to Oahu, which is the island that Honolulu calls home. On of my favorite things to do is to go snorkeling. It’s relaxing and the fish in Hawaii are beautiful.

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Planning Tips

Don’t Make Trip Planning A Marathon Task: From Dreaming To Doing In 4 Weeks

Don’t Make Trip Planning A Marathon Task: From Dreaming To Doing In 4 Weeks

| June 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Travel planning can feel like a marathon task, which, if you let it, can run on for longer than your trip. With the right mix of momentum and focus, most trips can be planned in as little as 4-weeks, and Jo Fitzsimons shows you how. See on www.bootsnall.com

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Destinations

Next Stop, Portland Oregon

Next Stop, Portland Oregon

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mom broke both ankles last month. My brother and sister are in Portland taking care of her. The other tramp and I are headed up to Portland to help pack her up for her move to her new senior community. Follow our antics on Twitter, hashtag #2TrampsOR. We also have a Pinterest Board for Portland, [...]

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