Category Archives: travel with fibromyalgia

Serendipity in Arches National Park

Moab, Utah. An eclectic mix of people living in a vibrant town embraced by towering ridges of red rock and the harsh, penetrating high desert sun. I have been here three days now and even amidst the constant sunscreen reapplications, … Continue reading

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Sobering Reality & Elixir of a Travel Goal

Every now and then Reality likes to hit me over the head as I plug along in my surreal charmed life. I am no fool – I fully realize how lucky I am to be doing what I love, travelling … Continue reading

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Hurricane Ridge Hike – Photos Posted

I have never been a huge fan of the classic movie “Sound of Music.” It’s a fun, musical diversion around the holidays, but the opening scene of Maria twirling in the high mountain meadows full of light and song just … Continue reading

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Homeward Bound – All Aboard the Scenic Route!

Two weeks until the next adventure begins and I am oddly filled with trepidation. I shouldn’t be, really. After all, I am heading into the setting sun towards the cradle of my heart and soul, the lush and gloriously not … Continue reading

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Travel Health Experiments of a Fibromite

I experienced an unexpected blessing on my Baltics trip – the fibromyalgia monster within was tamed to a gentle kitten’s playful bite. Maybe it was all the walking? On average, I must have walked 5 or 6 hours a day, even with … Continue reading

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Riga Culture Shock

I am immersed in a whirlwind of the big city. After a week in tranquil Estonia, the capitol of Latvia feels huge and on permanent fast forward. Trams clanging everywhere. The little green striding walk man shrieking at me to … Continue reading

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Greenland? Absolutely Possible.

Eight whole months after my trip to Greenland, I finally ordered prints of my photos. Yes, procrastination has become especially easy in the digital photography age. I thumb through photos of endless mountains, wildflower laced fields, and deep sparkling ice … Continue reading

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