Photo Copy © 2014 Carolyn Barkley
Carolyn has traveled to 207 countries-territories and continues to travel. She enjoys seeing and learning about each country and how all the world’s people live and are making it.
The header image is Carolyn in Udaipur, India at the Oberoi Udaivillas Hotel (ranked #1 in the world at the time). The hotel’s surprise make good to Carolyn was a complete Indian festival of around 25 people and animals all in costume, a traditional Indian greeting ceremony. The hotel gave Carolyn this surprise to make up for not getting lunch to her one day. Read the story called “Always Ask for the Caparisoned Elephant.” under India.
Carolyn is a member of Traveler’s Century Club (tcc.org), an international travelers club for members who have been to more than 100 countries and challenges them to visit a total of 324 countries-territories. She also is a member of Retired Austin Travelers Travel Club ratsonline.org
Carolyn travels mainly with:
- Tauck World Discovery www.tauck.com
- Bestway Tours and Safaris www.bestway.com
- Silversea Cruises www.silverseacruises.com ,
- Seabourn Cruises http://www.seabourn.com
- Regent Seven Seas Cruises www.rssc.com
- United Airlines http://www.united.com
- Delta Airlines http://www.delta.com
- Princess Cruises http://www.princess.com
Carolyn is retired and enjoys experiencing adventures around the world and writing short stories about different and outstanding happenings on these tours and sharing them with others. Her biggest enjoyment is the people and how they are making it in life. Plus, she enjoys showing her adventures through her photos. All photos are taken by Carolyn unless specified otherwise.
Photo copy © 2014 Carolyn Barkley
And BIG THANKS to Maureen Taylor, a home-based Nexion, Inc.Travel Agent, email@example.com who makes all of Carolyn’s travel arrangements perfectly all over the world.