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I <3 PEM

I started my afternoon with a stroll around Salem Commons. Then I headed over to the PEM (Peabody Essex Museum). Every time I visit PEM, it reminds me of what I love about museums. Amazing exhibits, room to move around … Continue reading

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Another Day in Blissful Salem

Yesterday I swam 18 laps in the hotel’s heated indoor pool. Swam until muscles refused to swim anymore. It was super relaxing. And my first swim of 2011. On my way to bfast Wednesday, I stopped to smell the lilacs. … Continue reading

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Greetings from Salem

Monday afternoon, I checked into the Salem Waterfront Hotel and Marina. I love my room. It’s spacious. Lovely down comforter beds. Clean and I have the Disney channel. More modern than the Hawthorne Hotel. Only downside is no room service. … Continue reading

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A little bit of snow and an escaped convict

Yesterday I arrived in Salem. My trip here involved snow flurries (no big deal) and strong winds. Anytime I approached 70 mph, the car tended to blow around like a paper towel in a tornado. Okay, not that bad, but … Continue reading

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