Buenos Aires, Argentina – September 2019

Half of the year is gone… terrible to think about it … and the long holiday is over. But as always, there is more to come. First I will do a week long trip to a part of the world that I never have been to before: South America. To be more specific, I will travel…

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A limping Travelelg in Chicago (Canada/USA 2019 – Day 15)

What a night. Didn’t sleep much. Couldn’t put my feet anywhere without it hurting. I am feeling old. Getting out of bed hurts, limping to the bathroom. The only thing that helps are two Paracetamol and binding my shoes very tight. Then I can move at least (but not fast). To early for breakfast, but the…

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A slow day on an island (Canada/USA – Day 10)

Last full day in Seattle. First deal of the day is a small bike ride. I wanted to check out the new Amazon Go shop concept I heard about. You download the app, connect it to your Amazon account and go there. Just check in at the entrance, pick what you need and go out…

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The holy grail of Geocaching (Canada/USA 2019 – Day 9)

Yeah… I slept until 7:00. Today is a Geocaching day. After a shower and packing all I need for today I leave the hostel to get to the area of Fremont. No breakfast (bagel with peanut butter and jelly is OK every other day). Just get to the bus stop, wait for the no. 62…

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Walking tours and gums (Canada/USA 2019 – Day 8)

First full day in Seattle. I slept a little bit longer, but the US like their terrible thin blankets and a pillow that is too small. That makes me miss my bed. A quick shower and then to breakfast that is included in the hostel price. There are toast and bagels, with butter, jelly, cream…

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Seattle here I come (Canada/USA 2019 – Day 7)

Waking up early like every day. 5:30 is a little bit early. But I have time to lie in bed. Karen is picking me up for the airport at 10. I am thankful for the service and happy how the last days were. Totally worth the detour to Calgary. The city itself has not that…

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Bushwalk and wet feet (Canada/USA 2019 – Day 6)

Jet lag is still with me. Woke at 5:30 (which is the normal time now). ENough time to do nothing in bed and get up around 7. Shower and breakfast. MAking some sandwiches for the tour today. Karen is at my place at 8 and brought coffee. Nice. On our way to the meeting point…

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