Category Archives: Travel

ChezSylvia Travels: Outer Banks, North Carolina

I hopped in my car and drove 10 hours South for three reasons.  To run the OBX Half Marathon, to visit a dear friend, and to experiment with solo travel.  Of the three, I accomplished two with much delight, and … Continue reading

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ChezSylvia Travels: Singapore via Hong Kong

Took the camera out for another spin halfway around the world again!  This time, I visited Singapore with a stopover in Hong Kong. A few quick notes: I forgot to reset my camera settings from food photography.  I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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Travel Adventures: Rhode Island Mini Holiday

My friend Alli was kind enough to invite me up to her parent’s summer house in Rhode Island for a mini holiday.  Five and a half days of something other than regular life.  It was just what I needed.

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Weekend Adventures: Quebec City Part 2: The short short short short version….

I know, it has been a little longer than necessary for me to post Part 2 of my Quebec City adventures but life got a bit busy.  I don’t think I’ve actually had a moment to sit still since I … Continue reading

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A Short Trip in Memphis: BBQ, Blues and Ducks!

Last week was an interesting week for me.  I went to Memphis!  What made this trip interesting, besides being in Memphis, was that it was the first time I traveled alone, to attend a work related function, alone. I am … Continue reading

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UK Adventures Part 5: Last But Not Least…London!

And now the final installment of this series.  After this, it’s back to food adventures! Thoughts on London (I took a lot more pictures and had a tough time picking which ones to include here, so the rest can be … Continue reading

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UK Adventures Part 4: Day Trip to Paris…Whose Idea Was This?

With Scotland behind us, we arrived in London to once again drag our increasingly heavy luggage through public transport. Except this time it wasn’t a matter of just hopping on the Tube to a particular stop.  The Bed and Breakfast … Continue reading

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