Here’s some David Bowie, because it’s summer, I’m happy, and we all love to sing about ch-ch-ch-changes… Hi friends! My apologies for being remiss in rambling on about my recent life adventures for the past month or so. I spent four weeks in Strasbourg, France because of some family stuff, and although all’s well now, […]Read more "Ch-ch-ch-changes!"
February 11th For our trip to the concentration camps, the weather was appropriately rainy and cold and miserable. We took a bus for the 1.5-hour journey from Kraków to Auschwitz (or Oświęcim in Polish). We had an excellent guide, but the tour itself was predictably terrible and made me nauseous, as I felt physically ill […]Read more "Auschwitz and Birkenau (Poland Part II)"
81. Go to Kraków, Poland Mink had a week off from teaching, so I got a few days in a row off from work and we decided (rather last minute, as neither of us are much for planning and/or committing to things) to go to Poland for four days. It was such an amazing trip! […]Read more "Mink and Fox take on Kraków, Part I"
The Minkus and I had an epic 4-day trip to Krakow, Poland on the weekend, but it’s going to take me a few days to sort out writing and photos and such. So, to tide you over in the meantime, here’s a story of our little day adventure from the weekend before, and one more […]Read more "A Little Trip to Pötzleinsdorf"
I’ve found my favourite place in Vienna (so far). I have a thing for graveyards in any city or town. They draw me in because they are zen and quiet, and, in cities especially, the air there seems cleaner and calmer away from the constant fumes of traffic and people. Maybe it’s the dormant urban […]Read more "The Cemetery"