Tag: travel

  • The best is yet to come

    Suddenly, instead of booking a trip for DC this summer, I’m looking up flights for Amsterdam for next spring. Alex decided that it would be wiser to save up for a “real” vacation, one that takes place outside the U.S.  If I can be guaranteed this vacation, I will gladly take Amsterdam over Washington, DC.  […]

  • Half psychotic, sick, hypnotic

    Late last month, my mother went to Russia to visit her family.  (Her entire family — mother, 4 sisters, and 1 brother — all live in either Dagestan or St. Petersburg.)  Today, she and my father got into their car and headed towards Virginia.  A friend of the family is flying to Las Vegas tomorrow.  […]