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Memories of Heidelberg

October 31, 2011

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A song I like today. On my train into Munich yesterday, I shared a car compartment with one woman. We didn’t speak until we were pulling into the Munich main station, when she asked how long my journey is. We talked for a moment and she asked if I’d been to Heidelberg. I told her […]

The Process.

October 30, 2011

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92 posts 29 trains 27 hotels/hostels 25 cities 13 countries 6 planes 5 overnight trains 4 buses (1 overnight) 3 children’s books written 3 bottles of face wash lost 0 bedbug bites …and 45 days to go. I got off the train today in Innsbruck, Austria. It’s too expensive to sleep there, so I planned […]

Small things.

October 30, 2011

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Hofgarten in Innsbruck, Austria

What will this day be like? I wonder. What will my future be? I wonder.

October 29, 2011

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And mind me with each step I am more certain Everything will turn out fine I have confidence the world can all be mine They’ll have to agree I have confidence in me I’m about to drop so many Sound of Music lyrics in this post. For Erin, Ryan and all other friends who haven’t […]

Just a moment.

October 29, 2011

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Salzburg, Austria, where the hills are alive with the sound of my giggling.

October 28, 2011

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You seize the day and we’ll season your fries. Even vegetarians. Even though we think you’re weird. Don’t worry. We took these pictures before they knew our intentions. Dine and die. It’s always a good time in Ritchie’s room. Spend your money here and we’ll feel more secure. Have your own pick, or you can […]

Choose Your Own (Fairytale) Adventure

October 27, 2011

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I am quite a happy little lady this week. I’m feeling on top of the world, which is in fact somewhat like where I found this little ladybug. I’m living a fairytale. That is if fairytale princesses wore backpacks instead of ball gowns. If fairytale princesses stopped cleaning stepmothers’ houses and stopped ever feeling quite […]

Can You Hear Me Now? Good.

October 25, 2011

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I know. Three days almost went by. The journey from Brussels to Munich was, if painless and way better than the Oregon Trail, exhausting. I went to bed Saturday night beat. Munich is gorgeous. Simply beautiful. Unfortunately, I was tired cranky during my Sunday walking tour, and it was cold, so you have to take […]

It’s 2p.m., do YOU know where you’re sleeping tonight?

October 22, 2011

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Working titles: Paris? I Prefer Trains; Two Hours in Luxembourg; Step Right Up and See How Flexible She Is; I Power Walked a Country… and So Can You; Livin’ La Vida Luxembourg; The Longest Story About a Day of Not Much; I Just Paparazzi’d A Nursing Home and Now I Feel Like an Asshole. The […]

Big in Brussels

October 21, 2011

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It was not love at first sight. I’ll admit it now, it’s never going to be love. It was a decent first date. I ate well. I got off the train at Brussels Noord, the north station closer to my hostel than Central Station. Take this exit, you enter the business district. Take that exit, […]

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