This is the beginning of our open ended trip in 1979...
We begin with a one-way ticket to Bangkok...
via California - Hawaii - Japan - Taiwan - Hong Kong

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First stop was to visit friends in Southern California for a few days.
Then it was off to Maui for 4 days
Next was Kyoto for 2 weeks
Taiwan for 2 weeks over New Years
Then on to Hong Kong for 7 days