Home Again

Home again. Will and I lucked out on a Chopin concert in Paris’ oldest church for our last night of the trip. As I sat there listening to the pianist work his magic, I thought about the past month and all the adventures I experienced. Football night in Amsterdam, Gruyere and the Giger Museum, the […]

First Days in Milan… We’re Disappointed

“Macaroni,” he said, leering at us, baring what few teeth he had in a ugly grin. He was filthy, what seemed like a few years worth of dirt and grime caked around his nails and ears, and he couldn’t have been much older than forty. “Macaroni,” he repeated, pocketing the change that rattled out of […]

Switzerland: A Photo Essay

Our time in Switzerland was short. The majority of our time there was spent with the Murphy family, who kindly had offered to host us for a few days. We spent a day working for them and a day in Laussane, as well as one rest day before moving on to Milan. We had to […]

And So It Begins!

Our adventure through Europe begins today. I’ve spent about the past week in a little town near Ansbach, Germany. Will lives there, lucky fellow. Part of the town lies inside a thick stone wall that’s been there since the 1400’s. The stones are crumbling in some places. Moss has taken hold and long vines of […]