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It happened. It really really happened - Caleb is 8 !!! He woke up with a smile on his face and with a hint of proudness on his face. He started telling us how much he loved us - hmmm how long will that last? I started his day by telling him that because of him my phone and email were exploding with well wishers for his birthday. He was surprised and curious so we all snuggled on a couch and watched the various emails and videos. Christine recorded many of them as Caleb ...
... a lovely old stone restaurant which has been family-run for over 200 years capped another great day, and sleep came easily (that would be more-easily for those who overlooked the fact that the mattresses were likely vintage-Russian rather than Posturpedic). In the space of less than a week, we had experienced what we expected to be the best accomodations (Mostar), and in Risan what we hoped would be the worst we would encounter the rest of the trip.
... gene pool for breeding. We actually needed our passports as the highway to Dubrovnik passes through a tiny (7 km) slice of Bosnia. Customs hardly paid attention as we flashed our passports from inside the car. We could have flashed Mickey Mouse Club IDs and they wouldn't have known. Arrived at the Hotel Excelsior (more later) in time to unpack and go for a stroll through the Old Town to get the lay of the land. ...
... He is buried in the church which we never saw. Unfortunately we were so cold and wet and afraid our cameras would get ruined that no one took them out of the panniers. The bar we were supposed to warm up in and get nice warm drinks was closed. Fortunately a champagne tasting room took pity on us and ushered us all in even with our dripping coats and wet shoes. They were so accommodating getting us all towels, wine tastings and.biscuits that warmed us up immediately. Bad news was ...
We got off the boat and went into Dubrovnik. About 20 years ago there was a terrible war here, and we walked down the streets that were bombed and set alight. It is a beautiful old town now, but it wasn't this way 20 years ago. Lots of people died in this war, it's incredible that so many of the buildings have ...