Palo Alto and SF

Palo Alto and SF

The second week of my time in America was spent in San Francisco, or at least the Bay area. I was staying and working in Palo Alto most of the week, a city about an hour from SF by car, which meant that I did a bit of hotel hopping …

Sleepy in Seattle

Sleepy in Seattle

I got to head over to the US for work recently for two weeks, on in Seattle and one in San Francisco. First time I'd been over there and I found it funny how similar it is to Australia, yet different in subtle ways. Flew into LA before making the …

Stockholm and Lyon

Stockholm and Lyon

Originally posted 25/08/2013 The final stop on our eurotrip was to Stockholm, Sweden. Sam and I had a chill few days there, visited some museums but didn't do much else - it was so expensive! And by then we were broke and at the end of our trip. …

Auschwitz

Auschwitz

Originally posted 15/08/2013 The other full day in Krakow we spent out in the countryside. We saw Auschwitz in the morning - both Camp I and Berkenau, and then in the afternoon went to the salt mine. There were a few rooms we weren't allowed to take photos …

Krakow

Krakow

Originally posted 13/08/2013 Krakow - The city that sounds like a gunshot. In English, anyway; the Polish pronounce it more like 'Krah-kuv', with a roll on the r and the uv sounds like the u in 'put'. Sam and I visited Prague before coming here, but we didn't …