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Baby boomers, empty nesters. My wife, Kristin Henning, and I sold everything and have been traveling since 2010. My motto: If you come to a fork in the road, take it. We blog at

Roman Missal at Plantin Moretus

Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex – Belgium

Centennial Hall, Wroclaw Centennial Hall in Wrocław – Poland

Hue Citadel gate Complex of Hu̩ Monuments РVietnam

Sign at entrance to Auschwitz

Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) – Poland

Portrait of John Paul II in Cracow Basilica Cracow’s Historic Centre – Poland

Greta Garbo’s Grave Skogskyrkogården – Sweden

Drottningholm entry stairs

Boatyard Fortress of Suomenlinna Fortress of Suomenlinna – Finland