Monthly Archives: April 2012
a very characteristic scene
Last year we visited the French Polynesia to celebrate my birthday. We flew from Europe to Los Angeles, where we stopped for three-four days both on our way to Tahiti and back. That was a very wise move, we later … Continue reading
Vietnam could be said to be the most capitalist communist country where local inhabitants come up with clever business ideas to earn their monthly income. They load their mopeds with impossibly huge stacks of merchandise or walk around selling what … Continue reading
It all started on a dark rainy night as he was driving home after an evening out with his buddies. The road was slippery, visibility almost non-existent, and the level of alcohol in his blood certainly did not help his … Continue reading
At the end of the month-beginning of May, the fragrant wisterias will be in full bloom again in Florence. Scent and sight full of spring delight. I can’t wait!
Last summer we went to St. Petersburg for a short visit of five days. We took the train from Helsinki, a very convenient and comfortable way to travel to this Russian city that you reach in about three hours. We … Continue reading