Category Archives: Europe

Scandinavian Saga Part 4: Hello, Helsinki!

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Scandinavian Saga Part 3: Sweden and the Stockholm Syndrome

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Scandinavian Saga Part 2: Norway – Kjerag and the Scenery.

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Scandinavian Saga Part 1: Copenhagen.

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Leah, Aline, Barcelona

I got only a short breather after the last trip – enough to catch up on some sleep and try to out-lay-in-the-bed the aircon-induced flu – and off I went to yet another adventure: in Spain. I have been to … Continue reading

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Croatia 2012 and a series of un/fortunate events

Every big picture is made up of the smaller details, right? Well, Croatia was definitely one hell of a patchwork of small, fairly insignificant events, random acts of un/kindness by both friends and strangers, unforeseen inconveniences and absolutely great times … Continue reading

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Montmartre cemetery, Paris 2012

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Homeless in Paris – sort of :).

It may be nice when everything goes according to the plan, but it usually doesn’t make an exciting tale in the end. With this in mind, I would say that the unexpected turn of events during my last trip to … Continue reading

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TRAIN-ed for adventures

I had hoped for a relatively boring stay in Warsaw, and I got just that (besides our quest in search of any bank or exchange office that would accept a fully torn-in-half 100$ note, which had ended in raving success: … Continue reading

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Vienna whining

Discovery of the week: that Murphy’s law is a valid and potent force in the universe had been confirmed empirically this weekend. My mother, who dropped in for a brisk visit, had the flight to and from Vienna (it was … Continue reading

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Spaced out in the Netherlands… all the way till the V-day!

Back from Paris, re-packed suitcase, then off to the Hague via Amsterdam I went… Our original plane’s pilots must have eaten some wrong kind of brownies, or maybe they had just been blown off by the strong winds in the … Continue reading

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The first 24 hours in Paris and other tales

Before I even start on this, allow me to mention that Paris is a city I have already visited several times throughout my life. While a full-feature story about my previous trips to the city is still in the ether … Continue reading

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Berlin 2009 – East Side Gallery

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Anti-Valentine’s day trip to Italy, 2008. Lerici and Milan

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The next destination on the map carried the nickname of “the bay of poets”. The little town Lerici apparently hosted a bunch of creative people’s retreats and was one of their favorite places to visit for inspiration. This was pretty … Continue reading

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Anti-Valentine’s day trip to Italy, 2008. Florence.

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Rescued by my friend from the increasingly boring stay in Bologna, I got a chance to visit Florence. It was roughly lunch time when we arrived… You can also view the album as a slideshow: Our next stop for the … Continue reading

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Anti-Valentine’s day trip to Italy, 2008. Bologna.

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One time a CouchSurfing friend of mine suggested to go for an Erasmus Valentine’s day party in Bologna… The tickets were cheap, so was the stay, and in the anti-v-day spirit, I said “definitely yes!”. This is how it went … Continue reading

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