Dutch Treats: Rembrandt and Jackman
Rembrandt as an apostle

Dutch Treats: Rembrandt and Jackman

Beyond walking and boating around Amsterdam, we dived into several museums, including the Rijksmuseum and the splendid van Gogh collection. And for something completely different, a stellar performance by Hugh Jackman at the city’s Ziggo…

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By lane, by canal: moving about Amsterdam
Sun-lit canal, Amsterdam

By lane, by canal: moving about Amsterdam

Amsterdam by foot, as many of you know, displays a charming cityscape of brick buildings in various hues of red and various harmonious styles dating back to the 17th century. The central city was endlessly…

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Patagonia Road Trip 2: The Chilean midst
Marble caves, Rio Tranquilo

Patagonia Road Trip 2: The Chilean midst

This post reviews the second part of our trip, one of colorful canyons, alpine ridgelines, marbled caves, tough roads and endlessly sublime scenery. The overall journey through this gorgeous mountain landscape and desert pampas began…

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