Monthly Archives: May 2003

Distant Places, Familiar Faces…

I’m sure it will be an evening of coversation, chess, music and laughter. I won’t go into too much detail at the moment, rather I will pick up some flowers, beer, and ice cream for their grandaughter and update the … Continue reading

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Two days in Haarlem

Well, here I sit in the small town of Haarlem located near the coast of the North Sea, just west of Amsterdam. It is a thriving community that offers all that its larger neighbor does, but something so much more … Continue reading

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A Week in Scotland – Again…

But, before I will arrive in Norway I will have to first say goodbye to my very special and dear friend here in Edinburgh where I have spent the past week after having spent several days in Greece on the … Continue reading

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It’s the people stupid!

I thought I had completed all of my journal entries for this stop on my trip, but having had spent a wonderful night at the Connection Cafe in Benitses last night and then later at the hotel bar with several … Continue reading

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A week in Corfu – Greece

I find it so interesting that only a little more than one week ago I had never even heard of this island off the coast of Greece known as Corfu let alone that I’d be sitting here on a balcony … Continue reading

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A man and a scooter

So, I went down the road and picked up the scooter which is very, very nice. (yes mom, I’m wearing a helment) This is a very nice place. Each of the past two mornings I’ve hitchhiked into the nearby town … Continue reading

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A weekend in Oban Scotland

What is one to do on a rainy Sunday night in Glasgow Scotland? Well, if your itinerary were that of mine, you might just be doing the same thing as me – sitting in a café having mocha. I arrived … Continue reading

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Hello from Greece!

Just a quick note to let anyone who may be following me know that I am alright and in Greece at the moment. I happened to wind up on a little island called Corfu which is right near the NW … Continue reading

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From Oban Scotland to an island off Greece!

Afer arriving on Wed. afternoon, I went to bed early that evening and relaxed on Thursday. Today, Friday the 9th of May, 2003, I woke at 5:30 and caught train to Glasgow and then on to where I am now, … Continue reading

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