So we got to Paris on Thursday afternoon after an overnight train from Vienna to Zurich, then a morning train from Zurich to Paris. Been here for a few days, heading out to Barcelona tomorrow morning (Sunday). Leaving Vienna was interesting. We got on the wrong end of our train, which meant we had to … More Until we meet again, Paris….au revoir!
Made it to Vienna just in time to throw a few recommendations out there for this Iran thing, looks like something stuck. You’re welcome 🙂 Got here from Prague yesterday by train, arrived about 5:30pm. A very quick 8 Euro taxi ride to the hotel, check in, and right out for a walk to a … More Greece First, Now Iran, What Next While We’re Here?
Geez, I mean at least one person is lucky and leaving Prague with their selfie stick in one piece. I’ve been dodging those things since we got here, actually it was the same way in Germany. WTF?… Sure, selfies are fun, I take them, but do you really need to take every picture with it? … More What up with the selfie stick?!?!?!
We were just settling in to really feeling comfortable in Berlin when our time was up. We really should have planned for a few more days there. Lots of “we shoulda/coulda” conversations today. Nothing seems to be enough time in any one place on these trips. So now we are in a new country (Prague, … More Back to square 1, just arrived in Prague today!
So after a few day of standing around looking at maps (me), scratching head(s) (me), and walking, we have mastered the Berlin Metro System. Not that it is complicated, it’s pretty easy once you figure out where you are and you can orient yourself. Monday was a mess, being tired and cranky did not help … More We are Berlin Metro Warriors!
So after departing Abq at 4am or so on July 4th (thanks Steve O!), we made it to Berlin on July 5th around 7:30am local time (Midnight or so back in Abq). Some pics of the girls and I on the planes. 3 flights, no sleep on the plane, and not the greatest food, we … More We have arrived – Day #1 in the books.
I work at a place that has a nice benefit, every 7 years of service you are allowed to take a two month sabbatical. Six years ago the family and I took off for 3 weeks in Europe and the Mediterranean Sea via a cruise ship. We had a great time traveling together; I blogged … More Europe Takeover Part Duex