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Sailor Babo, Brip, and Moxy visit Venice!

The last port of call on Sailor Babo 98109’s recent voyage was Venice. Babo, Brip, and Moxy are still daydreaming about the decaying beauty and maritime splendor of Venezia, La Serenissima, Queen of the Adriatic. They travelled there from Milan via … Continue reading

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Sailor Babo, Brip, and Moxy visit Milano!

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Sailor Babo, Brip, and Moxy visit Monet’s garden!

Having been so moved by Claude Monet’s giant water lily paintings at the Musée de l’Orangerie in Paris, Sailor Babo, Brip, and Moxy decided to run away to the country to see what inspired Monet. First they took the train … Continue reading

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Brip and Moxy have their big day out in Paris!

After resting up while Sailor Babo spent last Friday at the Louvre, Brip and Moxy were ready to have a Parisian adventure on Sarurday.  First they waved goodbye to Babo, who was up in the garret window.  Then they wandered … Continue reading

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Sailor Babo visits the Louvre!

On his second trip to Paris, Sailor Babo finally went to the Louvre.  Turns out a Friday afternoon in early December is a great time to avoid long lines, and the museum’s open Friday evenings, so he got to spend … Continue reading

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Sailor Babo goes to the cookie store!

About a month ago, Sailor Babo paid a visit to Seattle’s delightful new cookie store, Hello Robin! Yum! Thanks to the nice folks at Hello Robin for letting Sailor Babo sneak into the cookie case!

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Sailor Babo visits two maritime towns

Near the Strait of Juan de Fuca: Near the Chesapeake Bay:

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Sailor Babo meets the Fremont Troll!

In August, while in Fremont, Sailor Babo made a new friend! He also met this guy on the same outing:

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Sailor Babo takes a tour of the chocolate factory!

Theo Chocolate!  Way back in August!  Yum!

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Sailor Babo wastes four dollars in a photo booth!

(This happened last month at the Ace Hotel in Portland, Oregon.)

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