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Prague, Czech Republic

July 23, 2010


Prague is easily one of the best places I have visited. It has a lot to see and do, yet is compact enough to see on foot in two days. With over one thousand years of history and many recent conflicts, it is an interesting place. There are so many details and so much beauty, […]

Loket, Czech Republic

July 7, 2010


This was my first time in the Czech Republic, a notable fact since my last name and part of my family comes from here. I landed in the Prague airport and proceeded late at night to stay in a very small town with the name of Loket. Loket has a 12th century castle that was […]

Milan, Italy

July 7, 2010


I spent a weekend in Milan before proceeding to the west of Italy near the border with France. Milan did not charm me as it does many other people. Generally, I found it to be very warm and it lacked the old world European charm that really draws me to this continent. Even in the […]

POTD – Shower Alarm

July 7, 2010


Picture of the day – Cord pull in the shower in Italy to signal an emergency. Apparently a common fixture all over Italy.