Monthly Archives: June 2003

Life in Budapest

There is a saying I once read that goes like this – “With age comes experience and with experience comes knowledge. Knowledge brings with it wisdom which in itself brings power.” Now you be wondering why I would begin this … Continue reading

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It has got to be the water…

all across Budapest as one walks, men are constantly turning their necks around to watch one pretty girl walk by after another. All that being said though, I really am settling into this place I am now calling home. Each … Continue reading

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Like candy from a baby…

I really don’t know even where to begin this journal entry. It has been just one week into my stay in Budapest and there are so many things I could write about. I could of course tell you about this … Continue reading

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It’s only money…

I could tell something was wrong by the look upon the ticket agents face, but I had to wait all the while she discussed in Dutch with her colleague exactly how to handle the situation prior to discussing it with … Continue reading

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Wrapping it up – Part One

Well, here is I sit in the Central Station barber shop of the small town of Haarlem just outside of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. The elderly barber just two feet in front of me is meticulously trimming the hair of … Continue reading

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Wrapping it up – Part Two

I arrived there at nearly 6:30 in the evening and was immediately intimidated by its sheer size, quite larger than the previous evenings stop of Andalsnes. I was undecided where I would spend the night, but if this stop seemed … Continue reading

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The decisions of the road…

deciding on a small town just east of where Auke’s farm is, Gronigen. It is a very, very nice college town which is just buzzing the action. I set up tent in the city park which is extremely clean and … Continue reading

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An evening in Stryn!

So, here I sit in the campground of Stryn which is several kilometers from the farm where I am most fortunate to be staying tonight while I wait for my clothes to dry in the campground’s dryer. Just next to … Continue reading

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Would you believe?

Anyway… So I drive all day, probably 800 KM total and arrive here in this rather nice and large city whose name I can’t even pronounce. At one point along the way, I stop for gas only to find our … Continue reading

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Pancakes for Dinner???

Being a bit short on time, I wanted to just share some of the photos I took yesterday driving from Bergen to the popular tourist location of Flam. When I arrived there, I took a four hour ferry ride which … Continue reading

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