Robert Hillery

Robert (Bob) Hillery was born in England and emigrated to the United States in 1966. He and his wife Molly have lived in the US since that time and, for the past 43 years, in Ohio. Both are retired and enjoy traveling,and have visited all 50 states and more than 50 countries around the world.

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Canyonlands, September 2017 (Denver to Grand Canyon

Here is the pdf of our second week of this trip during which we visited the Colorado National Monument, Arches, Zion and Bryce in Utah, and the Grand Canyon. Next we travel to Las Vegas and up he California coast to San Francisco. Canyonlands SEptember 2017. Blog 2

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Canyonlands, September 2017 (Salt Lake City to Denver)

Here is the pdf file of our first week out west, traveling with friends from England to cover five states, with an emphasis of the Canyons of Colorado, Utah and Arizona. Canyonlands Trip, Blog 1  

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Have you heard of the Gentlemen Gouffers of Gargunnock?

No, neither had we until very recently when we found out that our son-in-law is one! We have always known that he was a little different but thought that marrying our daughter might help. Not only did that not work (at least in the first 25 years so far), but we have now found out …

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Sydney, Australia April 2017

We are just finishing our month long visit to Australia. Here is the post covering the final week in Sydney. Enjoy Bob and Molly Blog 4  Sydney

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Adelaide to Canberra

The attached pdf covers our Australian journey from Adelaide to the Nation’s Capitol of Canberra. We hope that you enjoy and look for another post from Sydney before we return home on April 29. Molly and Bob Blog 3  Adelaide to Canberra

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Perth to Adelaide, April 2017

When we last wrote we were about to embark on a two day train journey of the Australian West from Perth to Adelaide. The pdf file below covers that journey and the four subsequent days we spent in the beautiful city of Adelaide. Tomorrow (Saturday) we start our drive east towards Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney …

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Perth, Western Australia; April 2017

We have just completed our first week of a month-long trip to Australia. The pdf file below covers the time spent in Perth and the surrounding area in Western Australia. We now travel to Adelaide on the Indian-Pacific train and anticipate further posts as we travel east. Bob and Molly Australia Blog 1

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Mediterranean Cruise, March 2017. Algiers to Barcelona.

Here is the second post from this trip. Blog 2 Mediterranean

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Mediterranean Cruise, March 2017. Rome to Sardinia

Here is the first post from our Mediterranean Cruise this month. Med Cruise Blog 1

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50 Years Ago Today

On this day in 1966 we were not at the Taj Mahal, but………..december-282016-blog  

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