Idler's Profile

Age Range: 60-69  |  Joined: June 2001

Poolesville, Maryland

"I have two doctors: my left leg and my right." (G.M. Trevelyan)

About Me: Fond of music festivals, odd pilgrimages to places I've read obsessively about, or just about any trip that involves kayaking, snorkeling, or a hot-air balloon.

Trip Journals by Idler

Name Destination Date Created
The Great Indoors Washington, D.C., United States February 11, 2009
Tastes Like DC Washington, D.C., United States January 20, 2009
Spies Like Us Washington, D.C., United States January 18, 2009
Cheap Trills Washington, D.C., United States January 18, 2009

Reviews by Idler

Name Destination Date Written
Architecture of the East Building: Variations on an Isosceles Triangle Washington, D.C., United States February 25, 2009
A Temple to Invention, Restored and Repurposed Washington, D.C., United States February 23, 2009
Grafting the Contemporary onto the Historic: The Kogod Courtyard Washington, D.C., United States February 23, 2009
In the Mood for Thai? Try Kanlaya Washington, D.C., United States February 23, 2009

Stories and Tips by Idler

Name Destination Date Written
The Most Atmospheric Concert Setting in DC: The Phillips Collection Washington, D.C., United States February 16, 2009
All the World's a (Millennium) Stage Washington, D.C., United States February 09, 2009
Voices from the East: Freer & Sackler Galleries Concerts Washington, D.C., United States January 25, 2009
Gershwin's Piano: Concerts from the Library of Congress Washington, D.C., United States January 20, 2009

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More About Idler

I travel because...
it feels so good when I stop.
I love to travel to...
Austria, Barbados, Britain, Four Corners area, France, Italy, Kauai, Japan, Turkey, Croatia, Hungary, Norway, Canada
I never forget to pack...
my iPod and extra hangers. There are never enough hangers.
My weirdest travel habit is...
stealing beer coasters from pubs worldwide.
It's my dream to travel to...
Anatolia, Belize, Brazil, Borneo (esp. Sarawak), India, Ecuador, Madagascar, New Zealand, Portugal, Tuva, Botswana, Ireland, Argentina
When I'm not traveling...
I'm the self-appointed president of the Royal Society for the Advancement of Curmudgeons.
I also travel online at...
Tabblo (travel photos) and GoodReads (reviews of travel books), as well as Facebook, MySpace, and YouTube, all under my honest-to-god name, Kay Douglas (sometimes squished together as KayDouglas).