Bumihills's Traveler Profile
- We are both retired educators.
- Favourite music
- Mostly classic rock
- Favourite movie
- Lawrence of Arabia (my husband's)
- Interests and hobbies
- Travel, art, reading, golf, photography (not necessarily in that order)
- One thing I want to do before I die
- See as many places in the world as possible.
- My friends describe me as
- Shy but adventurous.
- The most amazing moment in my life so far
- Way too many to pinpoint!
Besides travel we love reading about history and the different cultures of the world. This has added to our enjoyment of our travels immensely. My husband is an ardent artist as well and many of the places we have visited have inspired his art. You can check this out on his website at http://www.georgedillonstudio.com. We also sell many of our photos on istockphoto at http://www.istockphoto.com.portfolio/judydillon#18fb6886
and at bigstockphoto.com, (click on advanced search and type in the word bumihills in the submitter box then click search). Please visit these! And, if you have any questions about any of these destinations, feel free to email us and I will get back to you as soon as I can.
Recent Entries by Bumihills
Sri Lanka, the Resplendent Land - Nov 28, 2014
The administrative capital of Ceylon under the British, Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, traces its roots back through Dutch and Portuguese occupations to days when Chinese traders came calling s...
Amman - the Former Philadelphia - Jan 3, 2009
Jordan was a very special trip for us being that it was our first country of the Middle East (excluding the very westernized Turkey). Amman, Jordan's capital, is called the "White City" because of...
Jerash, Ajlun Castle & Mt. Nebo - Jan 4, 2009
The next day we visited Jerash, "the Pompeii of the Middle East", which is one of the most important and best preserved Roman cities. Jerash was part of the Decapolis, the 10 largest cities of the...