Falling for Autumn

October 6, 2016   For many, the feeling of fall in the air brings a warm wistfulness that simply can not be rivaled during any other season. Sure, we anticipate the first blooms of spring after a long, dreary winter, and those carefree days of summer are a blast, but there are just so many…

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Scandinavian Travel, Part XI: Stockholm at a Glance

August 10, 2016   If you ever get a chance to visit Scandinavia, Stockholm is a must-see in my book. I had limited time to spend on my travels and, in retrospect, made a huge mistake not allotting more time to this Nordic treasure. In May, Stockholm could pass for any gorgeous southern European coastal…

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Scandinavian Travel, Part X: Hello, Stockholm!

August 3, 2016   I felt a bit down about having to leave Denmark, and Copenhagen specifically, since I had spent most of my time there over the first five days of my trip. I knew I would miss all that Copenhagen offered me: beauty, culture and great food. However, I was eagerly anticipating what…

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Scandinavian Travel, Part IX: Farewell, Denmark

July 27, 2016   My final day traveling Denmark came far too quickly. I felt that I could have stayed another two months and there would still be loads to see. My cousin Annelise, her (very knowledgeable) husband Søren and their wonderful children were superb hosts. They taught me so much about Danish culture and…

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