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Catherine Sweeney
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Terrific look at historic Memphis, Tennessee by +Stacey Ebert 
I think I've always been a traveler. From a fascination with accents of Camp America counselors at sleep away camp and being taken in by the 'countries' at Epcot at a young age, I was always interested in the world outside of my home country's borders. As a high school social studies teacher, ...
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Do you visit cemeteries when you travel? Have any that you found especially interseting? via +Irene S. Levine 
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We found much to love about the simple Tuscan lifestyle during our 4-night stay at La Novellina Villa. 
La Novellina, a Tuscany luxury villa between Florence and Siena offers an authentic Tuscan experience
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Only two more weeks to enter +Christopher Allen's Third Annual Travel Essay contest. Take a look at contest guidelines.
It's that time of year again: time to type up those travel articles, travel anecdotes and travel reflections. If it's about travel, we want to read it. We want to read about that place that changed you.We want to read about t...
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A must-co in Montana -- find out what we loved about horseback riding in Montana.
Through meadows, up hills, and across creeks, we enjoyed horseback riding in Montana -- Big Sky Country
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Spooky and  super interesting stories by Alexandra Redisch of +Sophie's World 
Have you ever been chasing ghosts in New Orleans? This delightfully spooky city just beckons us to come ever closer, to hear just one more story.
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Fasten your seat belt and go on a road trip with +A Cook Not Mad 
The first leg of our Scotland road trip took us from Glasgow to Oban by way of Inveraray.
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Follow along with +FWT Magazine here on Google+ and on Pinterest -- we'll follow you back! We'll be launching our new digital magazine in September. Don't miss it!
 
Are you following us on Pinterest? We're getting ready for the big launch in September, so please do. We'll follow you back!
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Check out Paterson's Ginger Scone recipe that I got in Nova Scotia.  It's delicious! Thanks to Swirls and Spice for the link.
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Last time I visited the Dolomites I was dying to see a marmot. I’ve read in a guidebook that the Dolomites are FULL of marmots and that some of the valleys are like their residence district. Although I saw ONE marmot I felt somehow disappointed. But the second day of my stay in Val di Fassa I called “A Day Of The Marmots”. After the first day and a short hike to Baita Pederive, the second day we picked up a longer trek: along Val Duron. The trail...
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Saddle up and come along on a horseback ride in Montana with Mr. TWS who thought this was the top highlight of our great time in Big Sky Country.
Through meadows, up hills, and across creeks, we enjoyed horseback riding in Montana -- Big Sky Country
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Attention +IFWTWA members! July 15 is the cutoff for submissions to Global Writes. 

You may register now as a contributor to our upcoming, cool, new FWT Magazine. To register:

Please send an email to: admin@fwtmagazine.com requesting to become an author at FWTMagazine. Please include the following:

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  • Traveling With Sweeney
    Editor and Publisher, 2010 - present
  • Boomer Women Travelers
    Editor and Publisher, 2013 - present
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Editor and Publisher of Traveling with Sweeney, a blog where I share my experiences as a boomer women travel enthusiast often traveling with my husband and co-blogger Mr. TWS. We share perspectives, tips and ideas to inspire others to travel or consider new destinations.
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San Carlos, CA
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Chicago, IL - Milwaukee, WI - Palo Alto, CA