Category Archives: Europe

May Long Weekend in Budapest

My friend Tarina was doing some travelling in South East Asia and decided to come over to Germany for a visit to do some exploring in Europe. Her arrival in Munich also coincided with the May Day long weekend in … Continue reading

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April Väder

After our Norwegian experience, we flew from Bergen to Stockholm on Friday, April 7th. At the airport, we grabbed a bottle of champagne, as we had recently realized that Sweden would be my 50th country visited and we wanted to celebrate. … Continue reading

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Norway in a Nutshell

We had a pleasant sleep in our little inside stateroom and we knew that the Pearl Seaways would be well into its final leg up the Oslofjord when we awoke in the morning.  Before grabbing our latte’s, I popped out … Continue reading

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CPH – Trip #Two

Three short weeks after my weekend trip to Abu Dhabi, our Scandinavian whirlwind Easter vacation began. Originally, we had planned to meet up with Dan’s Aunt and Uncle in Copenhagen but, unfortunately, they had to cancel their trip due to a … Continue reading

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First Guest in 2017

My first guest to Berlin in 2017 was my friend and ex-colleague Neil. He was looking to use up some carry forward leave and sent me a note to see if I was free in February. The 3rd weekend was … Continue reading

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Skiing the Swiss Alps

The prospect of the week to come took some of the sting out of the cancellation of Metallica’s show.  I found my airport transfer in Geneva and was soon off to the ski village of Verbier in the French speaking southwest … Continue reading

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Concert in Copenhagen

For Christmas I bought Dan 2 tickets to see his favorite band, Metallica, performing in Copenhagen. The tickets were sold out for all 4 shows but I was lucky enough to get a couple of tickets for the show on Sunday, … Continue reading

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