The poetry of the earth is never dead.” » John Keats
“Behind the clouds, the sun is still shining.” -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Anonymous
Meet Husk and Amster, my two Alaska buddies. 😀 The former is the very first stuffed toy I got from my hubby. The latter is a souvenir from my recent Alaska trip. What do you think of stuffed toys as souvenirs?
Previously, I posted about my youngest brother’s Starbucks Mugs Collection. I help him grow the collection by buying a mug from the places I visit. There were Starbucks cafes near the ports of call during our Alaska Cruise which was great as I did not need to hunt for them. My brother would be happy to … More Memento Monday: Starbucks Mugs 2.0
“Mountains are the beginning and the end of all natural scenery.” – John Ruskin
“Once a year, go some place you’ve never been before.” – Dalai Lama
Alaska reminded me of Iceland. Both boast of mountains, clean sea water, and glaciers. They are two of the most beautiful places I have ever been, thus far. Alaska or Iceland? This scenery is by Saebrut in Iceland. It was taken during a walk on a windy afternoon. We had so much fun. 🙂 Alaska … More Snapshot Saturday: Alaska or Iceland?
Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds fans may have heard of Sitka, Alaska. Remember the movie, The Proposal? Ryan Reynold’s character grew up in Sitka, Alaska. I forgot about this until one of my Facebook friends reminded me. Sitka is a small city packed with gorgeous views of the mountains and the ocean. I enjoyed our … More My 5 Places To See in Sitka, Alaska
“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” André Gide