Author Archives: Jorge Medico

Postcard from Sweden


POSTCARD FROM SWEDEN – 2016 Why Sweden, you ask? It’s simple. SAS just instituted a non-stop flight from LA to Stockholm, and were offering such a low roundtrip fare that the bargain hunter in me was unable to resist. Besides, … Continue reading

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Postcard from the Danube


  POSTCARD FROM THE DANUBE “Travel is more than a series of sights. It is a change that goes on…deep and permanent in the ideas of living.” Following St. Augustine’s advice, Miki and I have been doing our best to … Continue reading

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Postcard from Paris and the Rhine


Postcard from Paris and the Rhine River – 2015 One doesn’t need a reason to visit Paris, arguably the most beautiful city on the world. However, the fact that my son and one year old granddaughter live there provides added … Continue reading

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UNDER AFRICAN SKIES


UNDER AFRICAN SKIES Traveling to Africa leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. Here, then, are some of my stories. (There are a great many more, but that would require a novel, not a Postcard.) It all started … Continue reading

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Postcard from Ireland


POSTCARD FROM IRELAND Every journey tells a story. The story of our trip to Ireland could be told with a recitation of castles we saw, cities we visited, food we ate, entertainment we watched, people we had accompany us on … Continue reading

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POSTCARD FROM CARMEL


POSTCARD FROM CARMEL Once every five years or so, we join our friends Mike and Jeanine to celebrate their wedding anniversary in Hawaii. We intended to do the same this year, but when we saw the airfares to the islands … Continue reading

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POSTCARD FROM PARIS & BRUGGE


POSTCARD FROM PARIS & BRUGGE It was the best of times; it was the briefest of times. We had not been back to Paris since Peter and Stephanie’s marriage a little over five years ago, and we were excited at … Continue reading

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