Letters From Abroad Split, Croatia By Marianne Gray Photos By Bill Russell It’s no secret that Split, perched on the Adriatic coast and surrounded by mountains and islands, is a

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Stockholm by Marianne Gray Photos by Madi Gray Many people, when you mention Stockholm, think Abba or IKEA or possibly the Nobel Prize, Vikings or filmmaker Ingmar Bergman.

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Letters from Abroad Singapore By Marianne Gray Most people visiting Singapore rush to the Long Bar at Raffles Hotel to drink a Singapore Sling and then fly on. However, Singapore

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Letters from Abroad Kiev, Capital of Ukraine By Marianne Gray Photography by Dominika Trelinska I first went to Kiev, the elegant 19th Century capital of Ukraine, 15 years ago. I

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By Marianne Gray Photography by Glynis Young Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, is difficult to spell and a bit of a head-scratcher to locate.  It is somewhere in former Yugoslavia,

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By Marianne Gray Photography by Glynis Young   Algiers is a wonderfully faded city with endless charm …. cosmopolitan, slumbering and elegant would be the words I’d use to describe

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LETTERS FROM ABROAD Costa Rica By Marianne gray My cousin is a great birdwatcher and when she rang to say, ‘Let’s go to Costa Rica because the most beautiful bird

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Paris is a great city to visit any time of year. It’s a city full of charm and beauty, full of delights. But it is, bien sûr, best in springtime.

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