Travel Blogs from Milford, United States

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New Milford, CT, New Milford, United States travel blog

New Milford, CT

A travel blog entry by shaneandsam

During our stay in NYC, we took a weekend break in CT, and would like to give a big thanks to our friends Gene and Karen for their warm hospitality and taking such great care of us. We've enough film recommendations to keep us busy for awhile, and must ...

Engine trouble, Milford, United States travel blog

Engine trouble

A travel blog entry by nyandbackagain

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The train is running late. We had engine trouble part way through the journey and lost power. but we have been up and running again the last hour, and only about 15 minutes behind schedule. The sun is setting over the East Coast and I'm glad for the ...

Goodbuy Cadillac hello Van, Milford, United States travel blog

Goodbuy Cadillac hello Van

A travel blog entry by cadelec

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... Not Milford, Delaware. Didn’t Matter we come across a typical 2 story motel called the travellers inn which was situated beside the Milford diner. We chugged in and asked for a room paid $56  he gave us our key and our TV remote and we had ...

Packing, Milford, United States travel blog

Packing

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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... those younger days: the Austrian Alps, the Vosges, the Black Forest, the French and the Andorran Pyrenees; it was a real joy. I haven't skied much since we moved back to the States, but we've been out a few times now and again. This should be lots of ...

Home, Milford, United States travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

Today was a very long day.  We slept as long as we could in the morning, and skipped breakfast, because we knew it would be a long trip.  We were at the airport and had checked in by 9:00. The Zurich airport has been recently updated and ...

Preparing to Leave, Milford, United States travel blog

Preparing to Leave

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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Welcome to my travel blog for February-March 2011. If all goes a planned I will leave the US on Sunday February 13th. My first blog entry will probably be on the 14th. ...

Home at last, Milford, United States travel blog

Home at last

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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The Delta flight out of Paris went on time and smoothly. Marjolaine was at the airport to meet me when I arrived at the Cincinnati airport after the long trip from Kinsahsa. It was wonderful to see the woman I love after another long separation. We had a ...

Preparing to Travel, Milford, United States travel blog

Preparing to Travel

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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This should be an interesting trip. It will include a variety of stops both urban and extremely rural; some stunning natural beauty and some man-made ugliness. I haven't been in the RDC (Congo-Kinshasa) in well over a year. It has always been a ...

Been there, still there..., Milford, United States travel blog

Been there, still there...

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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I finally received my passport at home right about the time I should have been boarding the flight from Paris to Douala. Air France informed us that the ticket from Paris to Douala was non-refundable and non-changeable. If I wasn't in the seat when it ...

Abort, abort, abort, Milford, United States travel blog

Abort, abort, abort

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

Another wrench (or spanner) in the works. This time Fed-Ex is the culprit. I had been assured that my passport would arrive this morning. And, the Fed-Ex truck did roll up to the house to make a delivery at 10:30, but it was a different shipment - a new ...

Recovery, Milford, United States travel blog

Recovery

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I slept like a baby even through the road construction. I didn't get up until after noon. Grandma understood I needed to catch up. I had some more bean salad and ate around a few bruised peaches. During the afternoon I did a lot of computer stuff and ...

Grace and Aging, Milford, United States travel blog

Grace and Aging

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I was up at 11:00. Grandma had tuna sandwiches and peach cantaloupe salad for as at lunch. Then we had more tapioca with ginger snaps. I spent some time writing and then helped Grandma create a new Pandora account and worked on my purse. We left at 2:30 ...

Return of the Navajo Taco, Milford, United States travel blog

Return of the Navajo Taco

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I got up at 11:00. I had a only grabbed a muffin before we heard it was time to get my car to Medlyn Motors for a checkup. Grandma and I left around noon and I followed her to the place my grandpa always took his car. My dad called ahead talked to Ed. He ...

What To Do..., Milford, United States travel blog

What To Do...

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... family dynamics and grandpa and also my future. It was very interesting. And Hannah and Winnie kept saying how they wished I would stay in Milford :). The neighbor boys left shortly before me and I was back in the big empty house by 9:45. I ate some black ...

Quiet Life, Milford, United States travel blog

Quiet Life

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... to see the statue of Harriet E. Wilson, the first African-American woman to publish a novel in North America, and she was born in Milford in 1825. Our Nig was published in 1859. Back in the air conditioned house at 1:00, I just wrote and did facebook and ...

Which Gun Is That?, Milford, United States travel blog

Which Gun Is That?

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I got up before 11:00 today. I got some organizing stuff done and worked on adjusting my route home. (I must be eager or something.) I heated up some of the potato leek sou and we ate around 12:30. I talked to Grandma about some of Grandpa's stuff and we ...

Tacos Revisited, Milford, United States travel blog

Tacos Revisited

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I felt terrible about getting up at 11:30. Grandma was doing laundry and I was able to add some to the pile. I grabbed some bread and peanut butter and orange juice around for a late lunch I went out to the hammock to read at 1:15. I switched between two ...

A Return to Roots, Milford, United States travel blog

A Return to Roots

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... . I got cheap gas in Tilton and then drove down I-93 for a ways, but got off below Concord and drove back roads back to Milford. I took 3A south and the 101 west. I decided to drive straight to Webster Street and see the house Dad grew up in, like we ...

Failure to Launch, Milford, United States travel blog

Failure to Launch

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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I was to have departed yesterday for Paris on my way to Cameroon on an expected trip to Africa, but I woke up in my own bed this morning. About 3 weeks ago, I was asked to fly to Rwanda as part of the video crew that will interview some church members ...

Labor Day Off, Milford, United States travel blog

Labor Day Off

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I was up at 11:15. The alarm had not worked on me. I got to writing and had another piece of pie. Hannah ran over at 12:15 to see if we wanted to watch the Labor Day parade at 1:00. I got ready and headed over, but met Hannah coming back to Grandma. We ...

Martha, Milford, United States travel blog

Martha

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

After an hour of internet and weeding out a bathroom drawer, we had pancakes at noon. Grandma made buttermilk. She also had a guy over checking out the furnace downstairs. I took care of the dishes. Then I settled down at the game table to write and ...

Games, Books and Drinks, Milford, United States travel blog

Games, Books and Drinks

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... 8:30 I showed Grandma the sailing pictures from the other day and a Paul Stamets mushroom clip. Then we looked up upcoming events in Milford and there weren't any of remote interest for the time I am here. I should look in neighboring towns. I brought my ...

Home again, Milford, United States travel blog

Home again

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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Boarding the Kenya Airways flight in Nairobi was a typically frustrating experience. The Nairobi airport was probably cutting edge when it was built, but that was long ago. Now due to age, disorganization and a disregard for basic customer psychology it ...

Last Day of Vacation, Milford, United States travel blog

Last Day of Vacation

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I talked to Grandma when she left for the dentist at 10:15 and the next hour went by in no time. She got back and I got up at 11:15. I had the last of the potato leek soup and noon and heated up the chicken soup for Grandma. I went out and read my two ...

Four States and Five Schools In One Day, Milford, United States travel blog

Four States and Five Schools In One Day

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... rest of the way to Milford. I went went west on 2 and then north on 13. This was a lovely drive. The closer I got to Milford and my grandparents' house the fewer songs on my iPod seemed to fit. It had not completely set in that he's been gone since this ...

A visit to Blue Stone Studio, Milford, United States travel blog

A visit to Blue Stone Studio

A travel blog entry by familymojo

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We are still in Milford, Pennsylvania which, happily, is also the home of Blue Stone Studio where David and Joann Greenbaum display their gorgeous pottery and artwork.  Some of David's pottery has been manipulated so artfully, that ...

Beautiful fall color, Milford, United States travel blog

Beautiful fall color

A travel blog entry by familymojo

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Back in Milford, PA now, we saw this very, very red maple on our walk today. I can't tell from my phone screen, but I suspect this photo doesn't do it justice. ...

Politics: You Said What?!, Milford, United States travel blog

Politics: You Said What?!

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

I got up at 11:30 again. Grandma was reading outside and I made a plate of nachos with leftovers from last night and we ate at 12:30. After cleanup I went to finish Love Field, another movie from last night. Hannah came over at 1:30 and we got into some ...

Our Spanish classroom today, Milford, United States travel blog

Our Spanish classroom today

A travel blog entry by familymojo

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We are now in Milford, PA at Phil's sister's house. She has a hot tub that the kids have been itching to get into ever since they found out about it. First thing this morning upon waking, they both pounced on me to get in. "No, you need to eat ...

BIG SNOWMAN, Milford, United States travel blog

BIG SNOWMAN

A travel blog entry by familymojo

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Vivi and I got out of the hot tub to take a picture with the 7-1/2 foot tall snowman. We made it earlier with the help of 5 people, at least. For the bottom it took about 7 people. -Payson ...

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