Breckenridge residents Russ and Janey Trowbridge, Pat and Olive Bridge, and Frank and Sue Mason celebrated the opening of ski season by hunkering down in Hoi An, Vietnam, which was Ground Zero for Typhoon Nari as it slammed into the Vietnamese Coast on October 15. They are biking in Vietnam on their way to Cambodia and Bhutan.
In September, twenty Summit County residents toured Russia from St. Petersburg to Moscow, via the Neva and Volga Rivers and the connecting lakes and canals. The group, all of whom had spent six weeks studying Russian History before leaving the United States, were celebrating the "Big Birthday" of Mary Lou Johns.
Shown in front of the Catherine Palace in Tsarskoe Selo are:
Front Row: Bobe Bode, Barry Bingham, Warren Hancock, Leslie Hancock, Mary Lou Johns, John Rynes and Bob Rothman.
Middle Row: Mary Ann Bingham, Bill Bruns, Sandi Bruns, John Bischoff, and Dale Francis.
Back Row: Cathy Taubman, Lynn Bode, Sandra Levine, Michael Levine, Diane Gordon, George Gordon, Fran Rothman, and Ron Taubman.