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Join David and Mary Pace on a visit to Singapore. Tour a city which is also a country, with incredible beauty everywhere, zero crime, and no traffic, in a population of 7 million people. It is the world’s busiest container cargo port. Their National Orchid Gardens has the largest display of tropical gardens in the world. In fact, there are gardens everywhere.

David and Mary Pace have visited 77 countries. They started their travel hobby when David was stationed in Germany for three years in the USAF. They have since visited all the continents except Antarctica and almost made it there before their flight to a Chilean research station was cancelled by the Chilean Navy due to weather. Mary has a master’s degree in education and is a retired teacher. David has a master’s degree in astronomy and is a retired meteorologist. He had career stints in the Air Force, the private sector and the FAA, and is a Fellow of the American Meteorological Society. David has appeared as a background extra in four TV shows and one movie. He is also the Manassas LLI Webmaster.