My Year in Photos

This picture was actually taken in 2009 at a Christmas market in Alsace, France–one of my favorite places on earth. Every little village in Alsace is more Hänsel-und-Gretel than the one before it. If you’re planning a trip to Alsace, don’t miss Eguisheim, the birthplaceof Pope Leo IX.Winetasting is great fun in Alsace, and it’s […]

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The Poo Project

As secluded as Glen Affric is, we had no problem finding our way there from Edinburgh. It took us two hours longer than we’d expected—on the dangerously curvy and narrow roads, we got stuck behind trucks, tractors, and cyclists pulling there babies in little carts—, but we made it all the way to the gate […]

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The Best B&B in B&BLand: Kerrow House or The Shakira of Scottish B&Bs

Scotland (as well as Ireland, but we’ll come to her later), should be called B&Bland. Every third home in Caledonia has at least three rooms for sleepy tourists. As with anything, some are better than others. That said, you’ll always get a tea and instant coffee cooker in your room and “Amazing Grace” piped into […]

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