Author Archives: danroyerickson

Taitung Surf Trip

I said goodbye to Bec at the Phuket International Airport and then walked over to the domestic side.  I had a while to wait for my 23:55 flight to Don Mueang Airport in Bangkok so I found a quiet lounge … Continue reading

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Birthday Weekend

Bec had arranged for us to attend a Wine Club event with our friends Rene and Nadia for my birthday at the Four Seasons Hotel.  A representative from the Riedel glass company led us through an interesting tasting which focused … Continue reading

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Chrit & Jaeda in the UAE

We arrived home from New York on the evening of Tuesday, October 31st.  We had to work the next day and suffered through our jet lag.  After work, we had a little nap before heading up to the airport to … Continue reading

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NYC Adventures with Steve & Susan

We arrived into JFK at 5:00pm on October 28th and made our way to the INNSIDE New York NoMad in Chelsea where we bumped into Uncle Steve outside.  He and Auntie Susan had been in New York since the wedding … Continue reading

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5 nights in Calgary

We touched down in Calgary around 6:00pm on October 23rd.  Bev was there to greet Bec, Roger was there with Wyatt and Emery to pick up Scott and Jenelle, Judy picked me up outside, and Kev and Jordyn caught the … Continue reading

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Ally’s Wedding in Toronto

The afternoon before our flight back to Canada, my friend Laurie and I had arranged an Aston Martin driving experience at Yas Marina Circuit while his sister and brother-in-law were in town.  We met at the track and were soon … Continue reading

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Last Trip to Germany

Thursday, September 21st was a holiday in the UAE so I set out at 9:25 am on one of the last Air Berlin flights from Abu Dhabi to Berlin.  I arrived at 2:00 pm and caught the bus over to … Continue reading

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