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 […]

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 […]

An Overview of Amsterdam

Amsterdam was quite possibly our favorite stop on the trip. The first thing we saw upon stepping out of the train station with all our gear was a series of crooked old buildings, a few houseboats, and a massive cathedral. And this was considered the ugly part of town. It was swarming with tourists, this […]

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 […]