Tag Archives: Germany

Agents of the Gate

Something caught my eye at this boarding gate for the giant Airbus 380 in Frankfurt. The colors, the procedural formality of the check-in process, the professional coldness of the agents, the empty counter. I wasn’t sure what it was but … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Aviation, Photography, Travel and Destinations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reading List: The Last Lion

I am truly enjoying The Last Lion, a biography about Winston Churchill covering the years of 1940-1965. There are so many parallels to our current state of world affairs. In that regard, its easier to take a less emotional look … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Travel and Destinations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Take My Picture

I get a kick out of taking pictures of people taking pictures.  Part of it is timing my shot just at the right moment.  Part of it is capturing a common vacation landmark from a different viewpoint.  Some of it … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Travel and Destinations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Our European Vacation In A Nutshell

I could write volumes, but here’s my trip to Europe in a nutshell: Nice, France is awesome, perhaps my favorite city on our vacation.  Very cosmopolitan, fashion forward.  Beautiful people.  Friendly, helpful people.  Aqua blue Mediterranean Sea.  Topless sunbathing on … Continue reading

Posted in Dance, Insights, Music, Photography, Travel and Destinations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

My Uncle Ben

Uncle Ben used to wear a big straw hat with the turned up edges and loose ends flapping in the breeze.  Not like the one in this funny picture, but one like Old Mister Green Jeans wore on Captain Kangaroo. … Continue reading

Posted in Insights | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment