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Williamsport

Small college town in North Central PA, USA

THE HUMAN TORNADO aka THE BASQUE TRAVELER (Part 1)

The months of May and June were a blur.  I know that I was alive during them because I have photos as evidence but because I operated at full-tilt I recall little. The month of May began with a surprise trip to Pennsylvania where I helped my son pack up at the end of the … Continue reading »

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Small town U.S.A.

What is it about small towns and their alluring charm?  Perhaps it’s their slower pace that reminds of our childhood where summer days seemingly lasted forever.  Whatever it is, most of us feel drawn to them and city folks seek them out in order to take a break from their hectic lives.  They are fun … Continue reading »

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Giving New Meaning to Multi-Use Buildings…

When I was walking home from my morning stroll, I began to admire this old church.  As I got closer I noticed a sign on the building indicating that it was student housing and gave a contact phone number.   Wow – now there’s a college living experience to tell the kids about!  I love … Continue reading »

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Trinity Episcopal Church – Williamsport, Pennsylvania U.S.A.

As I paused to frame this photo, I heard the church bells tolling… “No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a promontory were, as well as if … Continue reading »

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Sunday morning on Millionaires’ Row in Williamsport, PA – U.S.A.

I set out this morning for a stroll through the neighborhoods of Williamsport, PA and found myself once again on Millionaires’ Row.  I often try to envision what it might have felt like to live here in one of these mansions as the wife of a lumber barron.  It’s hard for me to imagine not … Continue reading »

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Anyone for a cool dip in the Susquehanna River?

There are many ways to enjoy the Susquehanna River.  It’s the 16th largest river in the United States and stretches over 400 miles between Upstate New York and the Chesapeake Bay.  You can leisurely cruise it aboard the Hiawatha Paddlewheel River boat, race down it on a speed boat, water ski on it, canoe or … Continue reading »

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Historic Trolley Tour of Williamsport, Pennsylvania U.S.A.

This is a must-do while in Williamsport!  It’s a hour and a half tour that gives an overview of the town, highlighting the top areas of interest and costs only $5 for adults (Seniors $4, children: $3).   Runs June – August.  Trolley stops can be found at the Peter Herdic Transportation Museum, Susquehanna State … Continue reading »

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All Aboard for a Cruise down the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, PA – U.S.A.

This Hiawatha boat was built nearly a century after its namesake got caught in ice in its mooring back in 1914.  It unfortunately got crushed and carried away in a flood. This newer version was built to honor the original one and to allow passengers to celebrate the rich heritage of the Susquehanna River by … Continue reading »

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