Monthly Archives: September 2012

No Kangaroos in Austria

It was my second day in the country when I was confronted with a magnet bearing this slogan. How very welcoming of them, I thought, to remind of how I’m not at home. It even looks like an Aussie road sign “Kangaroos, Next 10 km” for crying out loud, I think the Austrians are just […]

The Touring Days

Suddenly after a month of living out of a suitcase, I find myself sitting in a room that is my own. Well, for five months anyway, but more on that some other time. When I was traipsing around Italy and Spain, I was asked a lot of questions. “Where are you from?”, “How long are […]

España: Gaudi, tapas and Alcazars

That’s what Spain is all about apparently. And I don’t think they’re that far off. With the exception of the obsession with bull fighting, I think Spain is pretty damn amazing. I don’t know a lot about architecture but I can tell you this, Gaudi knew what he was doing. Guell Park was one of […]