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Mar112018

Aerial photos Greenland southwest coast

Flying British Airways London LHR to San Francisco in late June 2017 meant I was flying over Greenland at a latitude a few hundred miles south of the Arctic Circle. It was probably around 4pm local time in Greenland as the plane flew over the southwest coast. After watching two inflight movies and eating dinner,…

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Apr102017

Images of Lithuania

On my second trip to Lithuania I am even more impressed by how widely English is spoken. During six days wandering through Vilnius, Kaunas and Klaipeda, only once did I ask a local a question in English that was not understood. I was asking which beer types were light pilsner/lager and the waitress did not…

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Mar212017

Sofia, Bulgaria Street Scenes

The idea for this post came to me after reading a comment about the neighborhood view from my hotel room at Ramada Sofia looking depressing. Bulgaria is a poor country, one of the poorest in Europe. There are some great shopping deals, some interesting and old architecture, and a culture to experience interacting with people…

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Sep302016

Hiking High Tatras Slovakia

Slovakia is a country where hiking is part of the national culture with a well developed network of marked and maintained trails across the country. The High Tatras of northern Slovakia are the smallest region of alpine peaks in Europe and a year round resort area. Next to Bratislava, this area of Slovakia receives the…

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