Our Adventures in Sri Lanka

Safaris to spot leopards and elephants, swimming in the Indian Ocean, sipping tea in the mountains, and several more!

Our Nile Cruise

Starting in Cairo, we sailed to Luxor, Edfu, Kom Ombo, and Aswan.

Trouble at Sea: Our Red Sea Dive Trip in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia

The Red Sea is one of the top diving destinations in the world, but Saudi Arabia is a very restrictive country to get into. That alone would have made the trip memorable...but then things went south and the Saudi Coast Guard and a hospital got involved.

Our Expedition to Jordan

Highlights included tracing the steps of Indiana Jones into Petra, following Lawrence of Arabia into Wadi Rum, and floating in the Dead Sea.

Discovering Turkey

We emersed ourselves in Istanbul, explored the white travertines of Pamukkale, and traced history through Laodikeia, Hierolopolis, and Cleopatra's Baths.

Monday, March 26, 2007

Lindt Chocolate Factory in Koln

This weekend's excursion takes us to Koln (if you prefer the German spelling) or Cologne (if you prefer the French spelling).
The Lindt chocolate factory is kind of like visiting Willy Wonka's chocolate factory. It sits in the Rhine river (on an island), and is equal parts operational facility an historical chocolate museum.
The Lindt factory looks like a ship on the river
RRR watches the chocolate moving through the system

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