Category Archives: travel

history reflected

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spent a couple go lovely, warm days in the heart of history. i love this city.

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caribbean queen(s)

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as fall is getting darker and colder memories like these warm my soul. almost a year ago by now, still in fond memory also for the two little queens.

(soundtrack fittingly enough; billy ocean – caribbean queen, which in europe was released as “european queen”)

people we meet

faces of lisbon.

portugal in a box

for a visitor the portuguese are strangely fond of tinned sardines – portugal in a box.

my ship is coming in

styxor; no, rather not. not yet. but seeing this at a guided tour through the drach cave (caves of the dragon) of portocristo (mallorca) charon and river acheron (styx if you prefer) naturally and immediately came to mind…

for now i’ll settle with listening to walter jackson’s wonderful my ship is coming in. mine will too, but hopefully not for long.

and yes, the link is actually for coming home, i couldn’t link to my ship due to legal reasons. but welcome home feels about the same…