Cleared for Takeoff

Categories: Sightseeing
Blogger: Larry Habegger
Description: A blog for savvy travelers by the travel experts at Triporati.

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April 24th
It rained a lot this winter. I don’t mind rain, I sometimes find the endless days of sunshine oppressive. Flooding aside, all this rain has meant, not only a marked reduction of drought worries, but a superbloom! If you’ve been living in a cav… Continue Reading
December 4th
A trip to Spain with our teenage sons, to reconnect with long lost family in a small town in Valencia, meant a chance to visit Barcelona. I had been to this city as a student, but knew things had changed tremendously, and was eager to explore the Barcelon… Continue Reading
November 27th
August is not the best time to visit Paris. This I know, but with two students in the family, both with summer jobs and vastly differing school start dates, it was the only time for us to make the pilgrimage to Spain. I also find it hard to schlep all the… Continue Reading
May 24th
One of the many benefits to having our son in college at UC Santa Cruz, is we now have an excuse to explore the surrounding area. A Spring getaway to Monterey and Carmel was an opportunity to take in the natural, historical and seafood bounty of Californi… Continue Reading
November 21st
Urban street art is omnipresent in San Francisco, where I live. I love living surrounded by colorful creations. The Mission mural tours are a must see on a visit to the city by the Bay, but it was great to see so much public art in Paris. On a recent trip… Continue Reading