Category: Travel

  • Flash Backs

    Flash Backs

    2011, November. I was sitting in my Hut, having worked on plastering and liming the burned brick walls. I’d just killed a five foot snake, who had just so happened to come and visit me in my living room. A reward was in order, and a local treat was just the right idea. Inswa (flying…

  • The next step: Poland and Denmark

    The next step: Poland and Denmark

    Friends, Family: I have fantastic news to share. Although this last week has been exceptionally stressful, there has been some bright light at the end of the tunnel. On Tuesday of last week, an offer arrived from the Erasmus Mundus Global Studies programme consortium. A couple hours later, as the work day in the U.S.…

  • Must see’s in Zambia!

    Must see’s in Zambia!

    A quick, impromptu interview with the intrepid Alex Berger, world traveler and travel blogger about must see’s in Zambia. “During David’s three years as a Peace Corps volunteer in various parts of Zambia he had the opportunity to explore the surrounding region in depth. His trips often took him to remote parts of Zambia and…

  • Travel Safety in Africa

    Travel Safety in Africa

    David is a veteran traveler with more than 30 countries under his belt. In today’s interview I asked him about how to travel safely on a budget (including hitch hiking) in sub-Saharan Africa. David shares his personal experience, observations, tips and tricks accrued over three years serving as a US Peace Corps Volunteer (his opinions…

  • The Frilandsmuseet

    The Frilandsmuseet

    Good morning folks, We’d been in Copenhagen for a couple of days, and being mid-October we had been blessed with the typical rainy weather! and we were just starting to get a real feel for the city when it was time to try our hand at getting out. We had a perfect sunny day, and…

  • The Valley of Fire: January’s Journey

    The Valley of Fire: January’s Journey

    Hello folks! I know I promised that I’d be doing a bit of catching up, and although I’ll come back to Denmark and the family’s visit, I wanted to diverge for a post or two and talk about my first couple of weeks back in the U.S. I arrived home in Arizona in mid December,…

  • Art and Sculptures Abound

    Art and Sculptures Abound

    Discovering the Gyptotek, Copenhagen

  • A Living City

    A Living City

    Copenhagen is a living, breathing city. Full of warmth, green spaces, and a welcoming atmosphere. Here, caught on the last few bright sunny days of autumn, as the cool winds and cold breeze’s start to wind their way into the city, the folks who call Copenhagen home stand ready, prepared for the onslaught of customers.…

  • Denmark: Wandering and Arriving

    Denmark: Wandering and Arriving

    Arriving in Denmark, and Wanderlust

  • Leaves of Fall – Copenhagen in October

    Leaves of Fall – Copenhagen in October

    Copenhagen is a living, breathing city. Full of warmth, green spaces, and a welcoming atmosphere – as long as you discount the weather. All that rain pay’s off though, in some of the most gorgeous fall forested areas I’ve seen in a long time. This photo is a celebration of fall, the last tinges of…