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Amsterdam is strange

Keirs Travel: Week 53 Update

I’m already about 6 beers in so I hope this makes sense. It seems appropriate that I only really start doing weekly updates after I have been traveling for an entire year already. Well, i’m trying a lot of things I never tried before so why not. So i’m in Amsterdam. I haven’t gone into any of the “coffee shops”....

Flags of the countries I will visit in Dec

December Travel Plans

The end of the year is creeping up and December is quickly moving along. It’s time to declare plans for travel and to set myself some goals. Traveling for as long as I have I found not having goals quickly leads to a feeling of ambivalence and lethargy. While doing nothing has its appeal it soon starts grinding on the soul....

Change

Wow so just had something happen this morning that has kind of had me feeling numb. I had plans to meet up with a friend I have not seen in quite a long time. We were emailing back and forth to figure out where and when we would meet. Then when I woke up this morning I got an email...

Travel Summary for Month 11

Monthly Summary for November 2016 (11th Month of Travel)

Monthly Summaries… Why? I’m starting up monthly summaries again. Its been about a year since did them and its time to start again. I finally feel I have enough travel experience under my belt to be able to write stories about it. Building confidence is a strange thing and sometimes it takes a while to hit a good stride. I...

destroyed a lens

The Sound of Crunch as my Camera hit the Concrete

That time I destroyed a lens I turned around and my heart dropped. There was my one month old camera and 10-24mm lens rolling down the concrete steps of a London tube station. The lens mounting surface still attached to the camera body. My heart sank and all I could think was ‘oh F*ck…’. I just destroyed a lens… Traveling...

Scotland

My Roadtrip and Ten Days in Scotland

Ten Days in Scotland I’m just completing the end of my ten days in Scotland. My original plan was to only spend a week there. After my first 5 days in Edinburgh I was tempted, and gave in to the temptation, to go further north. I really didn’t want to take a train or bus as that would limit me to staying at...