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Poland

The Food of Poland, Pt 2 – Polish Restaurants

Lest you think we only ate pierogis and galumpki in Poland, we did eat at several fine restaurants…or as
Poland

Thoughts As We Leave Poland

As I write this I am sitting in the Lufthansa Lounge about to fly home.  I have enjoyed this
Poland

Jasna Gora – Poland’s Spiritual Capital

Today was a profound experience.  We visited Jasna Gora (yaz-na-goor-ah), a monastery that is considered Poland’s spiritual capital.  The
Poland

Snapshots of Czestachowa, Poland

We are spending a couple days in the city of Czestachowa (pronounced chesta-ho-vah).  during that time we are visiting
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Warsaw – First Glance

Today was the first day of our family trip to Poland.  The trip officially began at the Newark, NJ
Poland

Poland – A Family Visit

This is my great grandmother.  She was born Karolina Musial and this picture is from about the time she
Germany

Germany – The First of Three Posts: Oktoberfest!!

A year ago three buddies and I planned a trip to Germany primarily to experience Oktoberfest.  At the beginning
Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail Adventure 2013 – Connecticut, Part 3 of 3

  The Remainder of the Trip Day 5 of 6 saw the absolute highlight of the trip, and was
Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail Adventure 2013 – Connecticut, Part 2 of 3

The Hike On the Appalachian Trail everyone takes a trail name. For the thru-hikers this becomes an identity that
Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail Adventure 2013 – Connecticut, Part 1 of 3

Background Last week I completed a 60 mile section hike of the Appalachian Trail.  I hiked this year with