Tag Archives: Souvenirs

TSA rules are rules

Undoubtedly, people wonder why some items are prohibited from being carried onto airplanes, while others can be even more dangerous. In the last blog, you saw the end of the souvenir bottle production line. Since you can’t bring your own … Continue reading

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The World of Coca-Cola Tasting Room

The World of Coca-Cola allows visitors to tour through the history of Coca-Cola, from the early days of local soda fountains to today’s multinational corporate sponsorships. You can see a miniature bottling plant (which supplies the souvenir bottle every visitor … Continue reading

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Albuquerque Day 02 – Old Town, Aquarium, Botanical Gardens

Breakfast was decent, though obviously overpriced, which is expected in a hotel restaurant. My trio of “heart healthy” wheat and oat pancakes were gummy and the cinnamon apple topping tasted and felt old, but the plain yogurt was a nice … Continue reading

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My Flickr avatar

If you’ve been clicking on the photos in recent blogs, you’ll be directed to that photo’s page in my flickr gallery. You may have also noticed the avatar, some kind of duck. It is a stuffed duck toy in a … Continue reading

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Another new feature

I’ve decided to try embedding photos into this blog (rather than just hotlinking), as it should make the stories easier to read and hopefully increase traffic. Again, I’m primarily using Zooomr, as it is free and unlimited (hopefully for a … Continue reading

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Less than one week, but trouble…

It is now less than a week until I am in Panama, but my schedule for the final five days is already thrown off because of a change in the cruise schedule. As per usual, it affects me in a … Continue reading

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Minor visual changes

I’ve removed the flickr widget, as my free account is full. Instead, I’ve posted links to my Zooomr and flickr photostreams, as well as my Photobucket page, which I use for individual quick-share pictures. Should I repost all the pictures … Continue reading

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Travel tip #2: packing clothing

Packing for a trip is often a point of stress. You don’t know what you really need, and you have plenty things you want along. I’ll get to other stuff later, today, it’s all about clothing. Of all the truly … Continue reading

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