Category Archives: Europe

A catalog of my European adventures

Day 14 and ¾ in Europe: The Day I Came Home

I realize this is over a month later; apologies all around.  Between work responsibilities, picking up an on-call shift at an old place of employment, dog and cat sitting, friends, and health, this month has just flown by! My last … Continue reading

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Day 14 in Europe: Reykjanes and the Blue Lagoon

Apologies for this late update on yesterday!  I was very tired when I got home last night.  Well, not home.  To the hostel.  So I put it off for these few minutes. Let’s just say that yesterday was AWESOME.  Best … Continue reading

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Day 13 in Europe: waterproof pants exist for a reason.

Conundrum: My belt doesn’t really fit right now, so I’m not going to wear it.  Also, waterproof pants take up too much space, better to leave them at home. Both of those statements are mistakes. Today I did the coveted … Continue reading

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Day 12 in Europe: recharging in nature, 20 minutes at a time

Not much in particular to note from today, except that I did the “South Shores” adventure through Reykjavik Excursions.  It was really nice, and wonderful to get out of the city and back into nature.  My only complaints would have … Continue reading

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Day 11 in Europe: a much-needed lazy day

Not much to report: I woke up around 8 today, took my time getting ready, and was out the door at about 10:30.  First stop, after meandering through town, was Glo, a hipster restaurant with delicious vegetarian food.  Then I … Continue reading

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Day 10 in Europe: I walked 16 miles today.

What’s scary is, I didn’t even break my record this trip!!!  But it came pretty close.  By the end of it, my feet were so sore and my legs didn’t want to cooperate.  I considered just laying down on the … Continue reading

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Day 9 in Europe: reluctant goodbyes and awkward hellos.

You’ll have to forgive my lack of new photos from today.  The truth is, I didn’t really take any pictures to share!!!  So, instead, I am including just a few from throughout my trip in UK, France, and Belgium.  Just … Continue reading

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