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Europe/England 2016 "Antecedents": We'll be experiencing Jim's family ancestral homelands this time; Bonini and Bonari in Tuscany, Italy and the Stembridge Tower Mill on Stembridge Lane a few miles west of Bath, England. Also, we'll viewing some American state capitol design predecessors: the Carré-Musée in Nimes (Provence), France;... 5/1/2016 ~ 5/31/2016
Jim's China 2013 Shanghai-Hangzhou-Guilin-Xing'an-Yangshuo-and back through Shanghai; research on river towns and the Lingqu ("Magic Transport Canal") with maybe a little teaching of English here and there. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ... 10/16/2013 ~ 10/26/2013
Europe2011 Joan & Jim's 2011 trip to Europe: Bicycling the Mosel River with Janet & George Adkins, then on our own off to Bremen, Hungary, Slovakia, & Poland, riding trains, biking along river bike paths, and visiting the homes and hometowns of Joan's recent ancestors. Along the way, we plan to try some local foods, sample the ... 9/20/2011 ~ 10/25/2011
Jim's Europe 2010 Denmark-Germany-Austria-Switzerland-Italy 4/21/2010 ~ 6/2/2010