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Europe 2007 – Rick Steves Tour / Family – Part 2

We made our way from Baden-Baden, Germany to Murten, Switzerland via Gutach, Germany on July 7th, 2007. Google maps says it’s around a four hour drive. My notes say it lasted forever. As with most mornings, it was an early … Continue reading

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Europe 2007 – Rick Steves Tour / Family – Part 1

Wow, so after thinking I hadn’t captured anything, watching the Amazing Race last Sunday night jotted a memory: our Rick Steves trip to Europe in 2007. Meg and I called this our “honeymoon” – a three week trip to Germany, … Continue reading

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The Europe 2012 wrap-up and grossness on the plane home…

So to end the three great weeks we had in Germany, Austria, Italy, end even Slovenia – I’m already missing it. I feel at home and welcome walking the streets of Salzburg. I can’t quite pinpoint it, but the aura … Continue reading

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Berchtesgadener Weihnachtsschützen parade and Hitler’s Eagles Nest

Ahh back to posting now that I’ve got a computer to call my own… the iPad worked for typing the story, but for uploading/processing photos, nothing beats a keyboard and mouse… alas, the story continues… The weekend after we returned … Continue reading

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A bit of R&R… and my favourite place on earth: Salzburg, Austria!

We spent our first day back in Germany by heading back to Austria – our destination was the Wallersee – the goal? Rest and relaxation. The day was spent at the camper or in the lake – anything but driving, … Continue reading

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