The First 50 Posts – eBook Pictures

Since I couldn’t include pictures in the eBook because it made the file too big for an upload, I am including them here for your enjoyment.

 

COLOSSEUM – ROME – NORMAL TOURIST

Colosseum - view from upper mezzanine looking down towards the start of the gangplank

Colosseum – view from upper mezzanine looking down towards the start of the gangplank

 

 

COLOSSEUM – ROME – WOEFULTOURIST

Colosseum - gladiators talking shop, outside the arena

Colosseum – gladiators talking shop, outside the arena

 

#1  The Eiffel Tower – Paris

Eiffel Tower, Paris

Eiffel Tower, Paris viewed from across the River Seine

 

#2  Airport Screening

Charles Bridge - Prague

Security detail, Charles Bridge – Prague

 

#3  The Pickle – London

Tower Bridge -  London, not far from The Pickle

Tower Bridge – London, not far from The Pickle

 

#4  Free Airline Food – US

Food you'll never see on an airline - free or otherwise

Food you’ll never see on an airline – free or otherwise

 

#5  Northern California Drivers

Old Town, Sacramento - Northern California

Old Town, Sacramento – Northern California

 

#6  Ancient Cultures

Rosetta Stone - London (no, that's not the name of the girl in the striped top)

Rosetta Stone – London (no, that’s not the name of the girl in the striped top)

 

#7  Checkpoint Charlie – Berlin

Checkpoint Charlie - Berlin

Checkpoint Charlie – Berlin

 

#8  NBA Play on Christmas Day – A Perfect Gift for America

NBA shoe laces tree topper

NBA shoe laces tree topper

 

#9  Words and Beer – New Orleans

Bourbon Street - New Orleans

Sign on Bourbon Street – New Orleans

 

#10  Fair Fares – How to Book an Airline Flight

Tried booking on Pan Am, but no luck

Tried booking on Pan Am, but no luck

 

#11  Fish Pedicure – Prague

Fish Pedicure - Prague

Fish Pedicure – Prague, storefront

 

#12  Kissing the Blarney Stone – Ireland

Kissing the Blarney Stone

Kissing the Blarney Stone

 

#13  Do I Need to Learn the Local Language

Sign at Checkpoint Charlie - Berlin

Sign at Checkpoint Charlie – Berlin

 

#14  Secret Government Nuclear Test Facilities – Lake Tahoe

Heavenly gondola - Lake Tahoe

Heavenly gondola – Lake Tahoe

 

#15  How to Book a European Hotel

Hotel Europa - Prague

Hotel Europa – Prague

 

#16  Vatican Museum – Vatican City

Hallway ceiling - Vatican Museum, Vatican City

Hallway ceiling – Vatican Museum, Vatican City

 

#17  Using Cell Phones Overseas

Hotel patio bar, Ambergris Caye - Belize

Hotel patio bar, Ambergris Caye – Belize

 

#18  The Spanish Steps – Rome

Spanish Steps - Rome

Spanish Steps – Rome

 

#19  The Dollar vs the Euro

Beer bottles priced in euros

Beer bottles priced in euros, very confusing to the US consumer

 

#20  Beefeters – London

Giant stuffed Beefeater - Tower of London

Giant stuffed Beefeater – Tower of London

 

#21  Sacre Coeur Basilica – Paris

Sacre Coeur - Paris

Sacre Coeur – Paris

 

#22  Public Restroom Terminology – Europe

That way to the water closet - Berlin

That way to the water closet – Berlin

 

#23  Mardi Gras – New Orleans

Bourbon Street - New Orleans

Bourbon Street in the daytime – New Orleans

 

#24  Cobblestoned Streets – Prague

Cobblestone sidewalk and street - Prague

Cobblestone sidewalk and street – Prague

 

#25  Street Food

Pounding whole hams onto a spit - Prague

Pounding whole hams onto a spit – Prague

 

#26  The Monkeys of Gibraltar – Gibraltar

Mini rock of Gibraltar statue - Gibraltar

Mini rock of Gibraltar statue – Gibraltar

 

#27  Global Cooling

Niagara Falls from the Canadian side

Cooling water – Niagara Falls

 

#28  South Florida

Hard body, Belize (WSW of South Florida)

Hard body, Belize (WSW of South Florida)

 

#29  Honesty Is Not the Best Policy

Anyone know the way to the Royal Observatory, Greenwich?

Is that the right time?

 

#30  Maid of the Mist – Niagara Falls, Canada

Maid of the MIst, Niagara Falls - US side

Maid of the Mist, Niagara Falls – US in the background

 

#31  Should Kids Fly on Planes

Giant baby statues with people all around - Prague

Giant baby statues with people all around – Prague

 

#32  The Irish and Beer – Ireland

Outside an Irish Pub

Outside an Irish Pub, Doolin, Ireland

 

#33  St. Patrick’s Day Parade – NYC

Outside Penn Station on St. Pat's Day - NYC

Outside Penn Station on St. Pat’s Day – NYC

 

#34  Continental Breakfast

Pastry shoppe - Paris

Bread and pastry shoppe – Paris

 

#35  Orange Trees – Rome

Orange trees lining the street - Rome

Orange trees lining the street – Rome

 

#36  The Great Canadian – Paris

Notre Dame, a few blocks away from The Great Canadian = Paris

Notre Dame, a few blocks away from The Great Canadian – Paris

 

#37  Taking Taxis from the Airport

Taxi at train station - US

Taxi at train station – possibly going to the airport

 

#38  Driving to Disney World

Entrance to Disneyworld - US

Entrance to Disneyworld – US

 

#39  Dobra Voda – Prague

Dobra Voda - Prague

Good Water – Prague

 

#40  Public Restroom Terminology – US

Sink area of public restroom - US

Sink area of public restroom – US

 

#41  Millennium Bridge – London

Millennium Bridge on the Tate Modern end - London

Millennium Bridge on the Tate Modern end – London

 

#42  The Angry Dog – Dallas

My 20th anniversary shirt

My 20th anniversary shirt

 

#43  New Airport Rules – US

A pile of luggage

A pile of unattended luggage – still against the rules

 

#44  Amplemann – Berlin

Green Amplemann at work

Green Amplemann at work

 

#45  Warning Signs – Europe

Maeve sitting on the very edge of one of the Cliffs of Kilkee - Ireland (no warning signs about the possible dangers of doing so)

Maeve sitting on the very edge of one of the Cliffs of Kilkee – Ireland (no warning signs about the possible dangers of doing so)

 

#46  The World’s Most Livable City – Toronto

Outside the Steam Whistle Brewery - Toronto

The Steam Whistle Brewery – Toronto

 

#47  Travel TV Shows

Hall of Mirrors, Palace of Versailles - France

Hall of Mirrors, Palace of Versailles – France

 

#48  Hitler’s Bunker – Berlin

The Holocaust Memorial, also known as The Memorial To The Murdered  Jews Of Europe.

The Holocaust Memorial, also known as The Memorial To The Murdered Jews Of Europe.

 

#49  Sub Sandwiches – Jersey Style

Sub sandwich, Jersey style

Sub sandwich, Jersey style

 

#50  The Trevi Fountain – Rome

Trevi Fountain, close up.  It's next to impossible to get a picture of the whole thing.

Trevi Fountain, close up of the central portion..