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+ polish architecture

+ polish architecture

There’s a drunk shadow madly running across the streets of Warsaw, limbs flailing around, and outbursts of incoherent words echo through the night, mere minutes after the last train from Berlin arrives. His two companions follow at a more civilized pace, one searching for a bank to raid, the other keeping an eye out for...
+ jealous

+ jealous

In honor of two recent conversations about snow, photographs taken in March of 2007 from high above Valle d’Aosta, 2,700 metres up. (March is coming up again….) All those on the slopes this season, enjoy!
+ the travel itch

+ the travel itch

A feeling you can never shake off, the Travel Itch is. Abandoning NYC in twelve hours, throwing the hitchhiking thumb in Cap Corse, skiing Zermatt is a blizzard, booking a flight to Tel Aviv, wine tasting in Slovakia, sleeping on night trains to Andalusia – it’s not a 1st class ticket with complimentary champagne but...
+ meal plan on Austrian Airlines

+ meal plan on Austrian Airlines

If I take the Low Cholesterol meal plan, I might feel healthier…wait. How light is the light meal? But I do rather like fish. Could be nice to go with the Fish meal. But what if I’m feeling like meat that day? How am I supposed to know what I feel like eating several weeks...
+ to warsaw

+ to warsaw

Another one for the Happy Socks expĂ©rience on the Berlin – Warsaw – Express.
+ breakfast formula, bratislava

+ breakfast formula, bratislava

+ slovakian skies

+ slovakian skies

+ Valhalla...NOT Rising

+ Valhalla…NOT Rising

The last thing I expected to find just outside the Bavarian city of Regensburg was a Greco-Roman temple, nearly identical in proportion to The Parthenon, and named after Valhalla of Norse mythology, the resting place of those gloriously slain in battle. But this is Walhalla, commissioned by King Ludwig I in 1807, and intended for...
+ The XX - Intro : Vienna to Bratislava

+ The XX – Intro : Vienna to Bratislava

Out of focus, the lights turn into rhythms, the beats and echoes of songs from The XX. Vienna disappears and turns into Bratislava.