Dresden, Germany

Mar 31, 2013 1 Comment by
Dresden is the capital city of the Free State of Saxony in Germany. It is situated in a valley on the River Elbe, near the Czech border. The Dresden conurbation is part of the Saxon Triangle metropolitan area with 2.4 million inhabitants. Dresden has a long history as the capital and royal residence for the […]

Görlitz, Germany – a journey through fotos

Mar 16, 2013 Comments Off by
The city of Görlitz is one of those quintissential German cities filled with lots of history. It lies along the Neisse River, stradling the border with Poland. Just across the river from Görlitz lies the Polish city of Zgorzelec. The city has a very rich architectural heritage, with buildings in the Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Historicist […]

Photo Roulette #55: The Natural World

Feb 15, 2013 Comments Off by
My submission for the 55th round of Travel Photo Roulette, hosted by: wanderlusters.

2013b – Flights to Bangkok, Thailand purchased

Feb 07, 2013 Comments Off
This morning my tax refund arrived and I put it right to good use with the purchase of my tickets to Southeast Asia. I bought only the portion from Minneapolis to Bangkok and have yet to purchase the final part from Bangkok on to Yangon, Myanmar, which will happen maybe next month..       […]
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Photo Roulette 54: Lost in Thought

Feb 03, 2013 Comments Off
My entry for the 54th edition of Travel Roulette hosted by Travel Transmissions.
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Destination 2013: Myanmar ± Sri Lanka

Jan 19, 2013 Comments Off
After much debating and finally resiging to the fact that the previously planned trip to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro was going to be too expensive, I have begun to think about where exactly too go. In all of my research, Myanmar seems to be the "it" place right now, so I have made the decision that […]
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Traveling Game: 26 Cities A to Z Challenge

Dec 17, 2012 Comments Off
Are you a BootsnAll member? For those who haven’t heard of it, it’s a traveling community with members from all over the world. There’s lots on the site, but the forums are the part that I frequently visit. Today, I encountered an interesting traveling game in the forum. It looked simple, but ended up being […]
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Photo Roulette 52: Faces

Dec 15, 2012 Comments Off
Jaime over at breakaway backpacker recently won the Photo Roulette 51: Friendships and thus is the next host of the travel roulette series, which began back in 2010... My submission for the next round, Faces is as follows.
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My “Top 50″ List of Places to Visit

Nov 18, 2012 1 Comment
  Here is my list for the "Top 50 Places to Visit"..... Destination: Country: Date Visited: 1 Patagonia Argentina / Chile 12/2011 - 01/2012 2 Uluru Australia 09/2012 3 Kingdom of Bhutan Bhutan 4 Okavango Delta Botswana 04/2009 5 Iguaçu Falls Brazil / Argentina 01/2012 6 Angkor Wat Cambodia 02/2006 7 Niagara Falls Canada / […]
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New Zealand: Photo Essay

Nov 17, 2012 Comments Off
A few photos from a recent trip to New Zealand. Although it seems I spent most of my 2 weeks on a bus, I at least got to see a lot of the country... such natural beauty. Hamilton Zoo: Ever since I had read back in March of this year that the zoo celebrated the […]
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2013a – Flights Purchased

Nov 12, 2012 Comments Off
A quick trip back to the Netherlands, hopefully to see family & friends, and also to run a half-marathon in Den Haag (CPC Loop Halve Marathon).
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