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I'm a retired art instructor, freelance painter, and author. My wife is also retired but works part time as a tax preparer and tax instructor. We usually travel about four weeks out of the year. We're cruise addicts with Europe being our favorite destinations. More recently we undertook a crosscountry motor trip from Ohio to California, Seatle, and back--six weeks on the road. This year (2015) we just returned from a 12-night transatlantic cruise to Barcelona followed by a high-speed rail trip to Paris where we spent another seven nights.