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Spend an in-expensive day at Fisherman’s Warf, San Francisco

San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Warf has been a gathering place since the early days of the 19th century, when it was a hub of activity in the commercial fishing world. This is where the fishermen brought in their catch, unloaded, and … Continue reading

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I’ll take the “Extra Virgin”! Every Time!

As we drove up the coast of Oregon towards Cannon Beach last weekend, I pondered the joys that could lay ahead. My wife Marsha was taking me to Cannon Beach for my birthday present, for four days. I had no … Continue reading

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Way to a woman’s heart is down “Oyster Road” ?? Ya Baby!!

Sometimes it’s the best thing you can do for yourself to just getaway somewhere special and forget about what you do for once in a while. After all, as a Freelance Writer / Photographer, I’m always working on my next … Continue reading

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Drunk Driving in a Golf Cart? Really? only on Ambergris Caye

Getting around the island of Ambergris Caye in Central America is so much different than  in the U.S. or almost anywhere else in the world. I can almost relate it to my early experiences in South East Asia, with it’s … Continue reading

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No Shirt, No Shoes, No Asshole Politicians, No problem man” Belize

A visit to the world of “No shirt, no shoes, no problem”, Belize begs for some research on your part before arriving, and even more after your arrival. I had done tons of research on what to see, where to … Continue reading

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Something that can kill you, should never be taken lightly

Making the decision to do something out of your comfort zone, especially something that can kill you, should never be taken lightly. If there was ever a reminder of that for me, it will be this past weekend, and my … Continue reading

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Got Crabs???

There’s just something about All You Can Eat Crab on a hot afternoon, when they are serving chilled Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris, two of my most appreciated white wines to accompany this scrumptious delight. This past weekend I had … Continue reading

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A Visit to the “Red Planet” for a Winery Music Event

If you follow my blogs you know that I am a huge proponent of supporting your local wineries, not only for their wines but also for the events they sponsor and have at their wineries. I travel throughout the Pacific … Continue reading

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When I die, I will come back as a puppy!

Father’s Day 2013 found me in one of my happy places, of which I have many. This year, it was on one of my favorite golf courses, in Myrtle Creek, Oregon. My wife who is a regular golf partner, long … Continue reading

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Not asking you to support your local gunfighter!

With the arrival of great weather, something well appreciated here in Southern Oregon nearing the beginning of summer months, brings a slew of wine events to Oregon also. Not that I’m complaining, but I really have to make some heavy … Continue reading

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