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Week in Moscow

Week in Moscow

A Week in Moscow When on the phone with Delta booking our RTW tickets, our only real snag came when booking Moscow. We had to stay for 8 days because ...
Beautiful Pictures of Athens and Aegina

Beautiful Pictures of Athens and Aegina

Here’s the virtual tour of our 20 km bike ride, which I swear was uphill both ways, with a few shots of the Temple of Zeus and the friese of the ...
How to Survive Bombs and Strikes in Athens

How to Survive Bombs and Strikes in Athens

Bombs and Strikes in Athens Noise. That’s the first thing we noticed about Athens. Whether it was the groups of spring breakers, the couples on the ...
A Day in Athens, with pics

A Day in Athens, with pics

A Day in Athens After a long travel day, we awoke quite late and decided to stay local in Athens and do The Acropolis. It is right outside our AirBnB ...
Our new friends–a must read if you question coincidence

Our new friends–a must read if you question coincidence

Just a quick side blog here of any amazing coincidence that happened to us yesterday in Athens. First, take a look at this pic below. While on the ...
4-Hour Layover in Rome

4-Hour Layover in Rome

4-Hour Layover in Rome First, let’s just say that the Rome (FCO) airport is simply stupid. The terminals are not connected nor are their systems ...
Jumbo Stay–Sleeping in a 747

Jumbo Stay–Sleeping in a 747

Stay the Night in a 747 Despite the fact we will be traveling over 26000 miles by air on our RTW trip and sleeping a good portion of it on planes, we ...
The World’s Most Beautiful Train Ride Norway in a Nutshell

The World’s Most Beautiful Train Ride Norway in a Nutshell

To get from Oslo to Bergen, we decided to buy a travel package called “Norway in a Nutshell.” Basically, a travel agency has figured out how to ...
A Day in Oslo, with pictures

A Day in Oslo, with pictures

A Day in Oslo I liked Oslo much better than Stockholm. Both are capitols, but Oslo is much more manageable and quaint. It’s older, too and ...

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