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.

Author's posts

Japan, Spring 2016 (3)

This is our final post from Japan. We have just finished two fantastic weeks in this country and (sadly) we will be leaving tomorrow (Tuesday) for home. With a stopover in LA, we’ll be home Wednesday after a super trip. We hope you will enjoy the final post in the pdf file here: Blog 3 Bob …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/japan-spring-2016-3/

Japan, Spring 2016 (2)

We have just completed another six days of touring and sightseeing in Japan and are now in the Japanese Alps. This is the height of the cherry blossom season so every tourist destination has had lots of local and foreign visitors. Despite that we have enjoyed some amazing scenery, beautiful gardens, historical buildings and some …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/japan-spring-2016-2/

Japan, Spring 2016 (1)

  We are traveling Japan and are enclosing our first blog as a PDF file.  Japan Blog 1 We hope you enjoy reading it and hope to post more as our journey continues. Bob and Molly

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/japan-spring-2016-1/

Cruising in Indonesia – Komodo to Bali

Here is the second (and last) post from our trip to Indonesia. Enjoy.    Click here: Blog 2 Bob and Molly

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/cruising-in-indonesia-komodo-to-bali/

Cruising in Indonesia

Singapore Here is a pdf file of our cruise so far. Blog 1

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/cruising-in-indonesia/

Christchurch to Queenstown, New Zealand

Here is a pdf file covering our last nine days in New Zealand. We go back to Auckland tomorrow (Thursday) and fly home on Saturday. Blog 3 Hope you have enjoyed our trip with us. Bob and Molly  

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/christchurch-to-queenstown-new-zealand/

Rotorua and Wellington, New Zealand

On Wednesday and Thursday last week we spent two days walking through two of the main thermal area of Rotorua. Rotorua is the main city in this very “active” part of the North Island of New Zealand and is similar in a lot of respects to Yellowstone National Park. The features are much the same …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/rotorua-and-wellington-new-zealand/

New Zealand: Auckland and the North Country

Get out your World Atlases and turn to the page for New Zealand as we are spending just over three weeks in this beautiful country. It was a long series of flights to get here but we are now fully recovered and have just completed our sixth day in country. For our two full days …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/new-zealand-auckland-and-the-north-country/

The Smokies and Nashville

Blog 3 Southern States Here is the final blog covering the last week of our driving trip in the Southern States with Moll’s brother, Robert. Hope you enjoy. Bob and Molly

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/the-smokies-and-nashville/

New Orleans to Charleston

Here is a pdf file of our time in the Deep South. Hope you enjoy, Bob and Molly NO to Charleston Blog

Permanent link to this article: http://tykesabroad.com/new-orleans-to-charleston/