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Perry Wilkes/Carolyn Kinsman
Bahía de Kino, Sonora, Mexico
Jubilados (the Mexican term and a much better word for "retired").
Interests: Traveling, sailing, writing, painting, reading, learning, enjoying life!
Recent Activity
May and June were good months to be in Bahia de Kino, for lazy swimming in warm water, fiery sunsets over the Sea of Cortez, and soft moonlight glowing through waffle-clouds and palm trees. And there was much to do... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Tierra de Tortugas
We departed Cardiff by bus on a drizzly day, leaving Wales behind and crossing the Severn Bridge back to the ‘English’ part of the British Isles. I sat next to a nice lady named Patricia and she told me of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2017 at Tierra de Tortugas
Cardiff, Wales The train whisks us quickly from bustling London into the green landscape of southern England, through the heart of modest cities and past numerous quaint villages. We’re on our way to the storied countryside of Wales. We arrive... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2017 at Tierra de Tortugas
Thanks, Emilie! It's always great to get your comments. And, yes, Cambridge is beautiful!! Avenida Mar de Cortéz #2645 Bahía de Kino, Sonora, México CP 83348 Mexico: 662-242-0122 U.S.: 505-610-4615
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CAMBRIDGE Blaise Pascal once famously wrote that all of mankind’s ills stemmed from his inability to remain peacefully at home in his living room. We plead guilty, as charged. Our friend Catherine has called our months-long Euro-wander a “coddiewomple” (v.... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2017 at Tierra de Tortugas
Emilie, It's always great to have you along with us on our travels! Hugs from London, P
Toggle Commented Sep 13, 2016 on Summer 2016: London at Tierra de Tortugas
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Ah, so nice to hear from you again, Emilie! Yes, we often say we would like to be able to travel in the U.S. the way we do in Europe and South America. But the public transportaiton just isn't there! We're goint to Albuquerque for a couple of weeks and will have to rent a car!! Thanks for sharing our travels! Carolyn
Toggle Commented Sep 12, 2016 on Summer 2016: London at Tierra de Tortugas
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It was a fine sunny day as we left the Amsterdamsters behind after a taste of what is possibly the world’s most progressive city. Again we were on a fast and comfortable train, watching fields, and cows, and cities go... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2016 at Tierra de Tortugas
After an excellent stay in Paris, it was time to leave ‘The City of Light.’ We caught the train for Amsterdam at the Gare du Nord. We were retracing the route we took exactly 30 years ago, although in the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2016 at Tierra de Tortugas
After a fine month in Provence it was time to leave Beaucaire and southern France behind. Another traveler was playing concert music on the piano in Avignon’s spectacular TGV station as we caught a fast train and settled in for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2016 at Tierra de Tortugas