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Tails From the Vienna Woods

Hipster Trnava

Trnava had piqued our interest for its designation as “Slovak Rome” because of its many churches; and having read that a food truck festival and flea market was happening there last weekend, this “special offer” made the Saturday plan to visit the neighbors come together.

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Epicurious Adventures

It is not just the world that is my playground; ’tis my kitchen and my friend’s kitchen, too.

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Hiking and Schnitzeling. Aggsbachmarkt in the Wachau Valley

File this one under, “We should have read the trail description better.”

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We Came for the Free Refills. D.C.

The food. The Museum Marathon.

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We Came for the Free Refills. Michigan.

Our alma mater; an evening in the “D;” and as cold as an Ohio State game in The Big House.

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We Came for the Free Refills*

*The answer I wanted to proffer when asked by the Immigration Officer, “What brings you back?”

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The Chopstick Diaries: Imperial Tokyo, Touristy Tokyo, Local Tokyo, and…Going Home

Not only was I treated to splendid weather and cherry blossoms at near bloom while in Japan, but the Imperial Palace grounds and gardens were open for touring, a rare event that not even many Japanese have experienced.

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Hiking and Schnitzeling. Burg Liechtenstein.

The Liechtenstein tale is our favorite royal story. Though they were Lords, they presided over land that was under more senior Lords, and in particular, the Hapsburgs, and so did not have a seat at the Imperial table. What to do?

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Hiking and Schnitzeling. Carnuntum.

Roman Ruins in Austria.

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