Copenhagen – II

In seventeen years of travel the one thing that will always be a constant adjustment is a different time zone.  Visiting a country that are eight or ten hours ahead of Boston, and in the case of Australia losing an entire day but ultimately you adjust.  There is no challenge like adjusting to a place…

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Copenhagen

Summer Solstice When I planned my to Scandinavia it 2004 I didn’t realize until I arrived that it was the ‘summer solstice’.  The term is colloquially used like “midsummer” to refer to the day on which solstice occurs. The summer solstice day has the longest period of daylight, except in the polar regions, where daytime remains…

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A Walk through Palermo

After all the drama that started the night before the guys gave me a beautiful corner suite that looked out onto to the city square.  They apologized once more and made me breakfast and from there I began my time in Palermo.  I started the day at the Palermo Cathedral. I’ll never know what it…

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Welcome to Palermo

After eight grueling hours I finally reached Palermo, Sicily, file this under ‘what was I thinking?’  Once I exited the train station I handed the cab driver my address and we were off.  It was nighttime and the city was absolute beauty, bright and alive and it looked like the eight hours may have been…

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Beautiful Barcelona

I made my fisrt visit to Barcelona in 2003 and I fell immidiately it’s history, beauty, architecture, art and its people – it will always be one of my favorite cities. On our third in Sitges the guys and I made our first visit and the moment we exited the train station all the memories…

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5 on The Amalfi

5 things you must see and do on the Amalfi Coast     1. The Path of Gods – it doesn’t matter your age, whether you like hiking or not this is the place to stand, stare and admire what is easily one of the best coast lines anywhere in the world. It is truly…

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The Amalfi Coast

Benvenuti in Costiera Amalfitana/Welcome to the Almafi Coast   One thing travel will always be is indescribable.  The pictures I post, the words I write will never do justice to any place I visit or you visit.  So often we’ve seen pictures of that place, a youtube video or we read an article it is…

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