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Posts in category 2016 European Road Trip

Really Weird Stuff

Really Weird Stuff

I shared a photo on Instagram and Facebook recently, which featured one of the shops here in town making a face. Not really making a face, looking like a face. (Have you ever seen the Faces in Places collection on Flickr?) A friend of left a comment saying that she thinks I look at the […]

Two Churches in Vienna

Two Churches in Vienna

There are actually quite a few significant churches in Vienna, but we didn’t have the time or the desire to see all of them. Really, you can only see so many amazing churches in a relatively short span of days before they all start blurring together. St. Stephen’s Cathedral is the one I wanted to […]

More from Day One in Vienna

More from Day One in Vienna

Vienna is a fairly big city, spread out over a large area. There was lots of interesting stuff to see. In addition to the fun/quirky stuff I shared in my previous post, we saw two really pretty churches (or cathedrals), and a bunch of other architectural interestingness, too. I’ll save the church pics for the […]

Day One in Vienna, Austria

Day One in Vienna, Austria

The other day I realized I’d never finished sharing pics from our European road trip. A trip that was six months ago! At this rate, if I don’t catch up, my next vacation will overlap that one, and then things will REALLY get confusing. I have lots of images to share. Vienna was a very […]

Why Kutna Hora?

Why Kutna Hora?

If I remember correctly, Annelies chose Kutna Hora because of its location and its attractions. But it could just be the attractions. There are a couple of important cathedrals, one of which isn’t actually a cathedral, and a very unique bone church. The first church we visited was the Church of Saint Barbara.┬áIt sure looks […]

Eye Candy

Eye Candy

Often, when I tell people about a trip I’ve taken, I’m greeted with a mix of interest — it’s travel abroad! — and confusion, because I didn’t do the typical touristy things people are sort of expected to do when visiting exotic-sounding foreign locales. Travel, for me, isn’t about seeing all of the must-see places […]