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Blakes's Traveler Profile

I have traveled to 34 countries, posted 575 pictures and written 98 entries in 10 travel blogs
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San Dimas,
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Member Since
Apr 20, 2007

About Blakes

Retired, at last!
Favourite music
Rock, R and B, some country
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Favourite movie
Out of Africa
Favourite quote
Say yes to life, even though you know it will devour you
Interests and hobbies
Reading, traveling, crocheting, decorating, and, most import, my grandchildren.
One thing I want to do before I die
Go on a safari
Favourite book
Gone with the Wind
My friends describe me as
Fun, silly, adventuresome
The most amazing moment in my life so far
The day I met Randy. Sounds corny but it's true.

Recent Entries by Blakes

  • Leaving Los Angeles - Oct 26, 2014

    The flight from LAX through Heathrow and on to Athens was uneventful. Food was not as good as I remember previous British Airlines meals to be, but what are you going to do. We slept fitfully on th...

  • Stone Town and more - Jul 18, 2014

    We left for Hakuna Matata today and on the way we took a tour of a spice farm. Very interesting indeed. Zanzibar is the spice island and I can see why. We saw vanilla beans, black pepper, cinnamon ...

  • Home at last - Jul 21, 2014

    It was a long flight home. 7 hours from Dar to Istanbul and then 13 hours from Istanbul to LAX. It's good to be back though. I hope you enjoyed our blog. I confess I wrote the last 3 entries aft...

Travel Blogs by Blakes

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