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Gallery: Austria & Hungary

AUSTRIA | Saturday, 3 Nov 2007 | Photo Gallery

19-26 Sep
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Austria & Hungary (9) 19-26 Sep

AUSTRIA | Monday, 22 Oct 2007 | Views [813]

Austria - a welcome sight after the Czech Republic and I could understand everything again.  At this border crossing the guy actually wanted to look in our van.  So when we opened the back door for him, there were our wet clothes hanging up everywhere.... Read more >

Tags: Doctors, hospitals & health

Czech Republic (8) 16-19 Sep

CZECH REPUBLIC | Tuesday, 9 Oct 2007 | Views [592]

Passed a border to get into the Czech Republic, from Germany.  Stamped our passports.  So this was the scene as we entered the country:  older houses, same style as Germany but not that well kept, uncut grass along the road, small market stalls along ... Read more >

Tags: Adventures

Gallery: Germany 12-16 Sep

GERMANY | Tuesday, 9 Oct 2007 | Photo Gallery

East Germany
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Germany (7) 12-16th Sep

GERMANY | Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | Views [669]

Welcome back to Germany, was glad to be out of freezing cold Sweden, although northern Germany was not much warmer.   Was dark when we got off the Ferry so we couldn't see much. Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp - this is a former concentration camp, ... Read more >

Tags: Adventures

Gallery: Sweden

SWEDEN | Sunday, 9 Sep 2007 | Photo Gallery

visiting Elman's family in Göteborg
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Gallery: Germany 4 Aug - 19 Aug

GERMANY | Saturday, 8 Sep 2007 | Photo Gallery

Two weeks spent with family
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Gallery: Denmark

DENMARK | Thursday, 6 Sep 2007 | Photo Gallery

the cold country
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Sweden (6)

SWEDEN | Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | Views [710]

So after looking onto Sweden from Denmark all day, we caught the ferry over.  Welcoming looking port in Helsingborg with many flags flying.  We headed out of the city along the highway direction north.  In the south Sweden looks similar to Denmark, the ... Read more >

Tags: Family

Gallery: Germany 19-27 Aug

GERMANY | Tuesday, 4 Sep 2007 | Photo Gallery

First days on our trip through Germany
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Denmark (5)

DENMARK | Monday, 3 Sep 2007 | Views [609]

Denmark: 27 Aug - 31 Aug So after Germany we arrived in Denmark.  Easy to enter, just driving along the highway, we came to a sign welcoming us to Denmark and a Danish flag.  No longer was I able to understand all the road signs. First impressions were ... Read more >

Tags: Culture

Germany: (4) 19 - 27 Aug

GERMANY | Monday, 3 Sep 2007 | Views [686]

The first two weeks of travelling in our motorhome through Germany. And we are off and away!! Yay, we were very exciting to start our trip around Europe. Rothenburg ob der Tauber : a cute little medieval town surrounded by a 15m high brick ... Read more >

Tags: Adventures

Germany: (3) 4 - 19 Aug

GERMANY | Monday, 3 Sep 2007 | Views [637]

These two weeks were spent with Connie´s family. We got a very warm welcome at the Ulm train station, and had a fantastic time for these two weeks.  It was really good to see my family again, and all the new additions to it (many of my cousins have ... Read more >

Tags: Family

Gallery: Our Motorhome

GERMANY | Saturday, 11 Aug 2007 | Photo Gallery

VW Bus
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The Journey (2)

GERMANY | Wednesday, 8 Aug 2007 | Views [611]

So Friday morning Elman's parents picked me up at 5.30am.  The traffic wasn't the best so we needed a bit over an hour to get to the airport.  Our plane left at 10am.  Finally, we got to fly out, was very happy at that point in time.  Taipai Airport is ... Read more >

Tags: planes trains & automobiles

Gallery: Australia

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 2 Aug 2007 | Photo Gallery

Farewell photos
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Still in Oz (1)

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 2 Aug 2007 | Views [571]

So I am still at home at my parents house, and just want to write in here to test it out and maybe add some photos.  Flying out tomorrow, yay! Very excited now. I have said bye to everyone and no longer have a mobile number.  Doing one last trip to the ... Read more >

Tags: The Planning Phase

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