Monthly Archives: August 2012

Lions, tygr, and bärin, oh my!

Sometimes when traveling, it’s nice to take a break from walking around the city center, and get out into nature – well, in this case, carefully controlled nature. Destinations such as botanical gardens and zoos can be a relaxing way … Continue reading

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The International Hefeweissen Search

One of the great things about accidental finds while traveling is that they give you a chance to get out of the heavily touristed areas and see more what the locals see. In a similar vein, when you live some … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors in Santee, SC

I’m going to break with previous posts a little bit and write about an accidental find in the US. They certainly exist here too, but I don’t take advantage of them nearly as often as I could. A few years … Continue reading

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An Incident in Frankfurt, Germany

Earlier today I wrote about random and entertaining things we encountered in Frankfurt, Germany. Now I’m going to tell you about another incident that happened there. I filed this under “worst,” because it’s not something I suggest you copy, but … Continue reading

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Random Things Found in Frankfurt & Mainz, Germany

Before I tell my real story for the day (see this post), I thought I’d post some pictures about random things we found while traveling in Frankfurt & Mainz, Germany. This illustrates those great moments we’ve all had while wandering … Continue reading

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