Tour De Europe 6

Tour De Europe 6

This is the sixth in my series of stories from our recent vacation. You can read the earlier entries here. I’ll wrap up this series, logically, with our return to the United States, through the absolute mess that is the Customs and Border Control checkpoint at...
Tour De Europe 5

Tour De Europe 5

This is part five in my series of stories from our recent two-week vacation in Europe.You’ll find other entries here. The Belgian city of Bruges is exactly what you think of when you imagine an old European town. It’s been turned into a very touristy (or, as...
Tour De Europe 4

Tour De Europe 4

This is part four in my series of stories from our recent two-week vacation in Europe. You’ll find other entries here. One of the absolute highlights of our trip was Richard Karpen’s tour of Copenhagen. He’s an American who lives in Denmark about half of the...
Tour De Europe 3

Tour De Europe 3

This is the third in my series of stories from our recent two-week trip to Europe.You’ll find other entries here. Remember in 2003, when the French wouldn’t let us fly our military jets over their country on the way to war in Iraq, so the idiotic members of Congress...
Tour De Europe 2

Tour De Europe 2

This is the second in a series about our recent trip to several European cities.You’ll find other entries here. Before this trip, we had traveled by train in Europe, but always within individual countries (France, England, Italy), never across international borders....