NB: This entry has been CORRECTED, thanks to a timely reminder from my friend Wendy!
Inspired by tales of people who’ve been everywhere,
who collect countries, even if they just zip off an airplane and touch
the ground before zipping back to their full upright and locked
positions, I decided to make a list of all the places I’ve been. But
where to keep this scrap of paper so I can always find it? Why, on this
blog, of course! Herewith, my list, by region. Some you will consider on
the verge of cheating, but I give them to you as The Traveler’s Century
Club lets you have them!
United States (continental)
Balearic Islands (Mallorca)
Czech Federated Republic
Netherlands (but only to the Amsterdam airport!)
Coming up later in 2005 and 2006:
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Macedonia (hmmm, this one isn’t on The List; must be a political problem!)
MOROCCO (with Wendy, who’s already scoped out the place and found the
most fabulous hotels. Furthermore, we need more of those great beaded
A good start, I think, but I’ve got a long way to go!