Tag Archives: backpacking

Normandy: Breakfast on the Beach, and Courseulles-sur-Mer

Waking up in a parking lot – even a nice one – is a strange way to start a day. We had managed to sleep pretty well however, mostly because the drive had totally tuckered us out. I had arranged … Continue reading

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What’s Munich Without the Oktoberfest?

Sometime in May I was asked to go with my guy friends here in Trier to Oktoberfest. It seemed like everyone was going, even C. from Mainz and J. from England, so I quickly agreed even though I still wasn’t … Continue reading

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If one were looking for Konstanz on the map, you’d do best to look at the Dreil√§ndereck where the borders of Switzerland, Austria, and Germany meet. Now, if your map’s good enough or with a large enough scale, you’ll notice … Continue reading

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