Monthly Archives: October 2014

Trip update

Last time I wrote here, the trip was only a few hours old.  I’m in Malmo now, having spent three days in Tromso (with two nights of aurora events), a couple of days in Copenhagen (with 7 hours in LEGOLand).  … Continue reading

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Midnight munchies

I’ve been up for about 31 hours now, and it’s just past midnight.  There may be aurora visible in Tromso, but I’m not about to venture far from the hotel after midnight in an unfamiliar city.  I’ll probably sleep soon, … Continue reading

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Airport issues

Instead of having a seat at the pointy end of the A380, I got an aisle seat over the shakey wing of a noisier Boeing 747, that had the community television monitors over the aisles.  They decided to show a … Continue reading

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Strikes are no fun for anyone

Yesterday, I found out during a work break when I received a text message that my FRA-OSL flight was cancelled with no more information.  No email or phone call.  Found out there was a planned daylong strike affecting all Lufthansa … Continue reading

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So, travel next week. Yay.

This will be a 16 day trip through Scandinavia.  That makes three trips to Europe in 3.5 years, each time with a different phone.  Primary purpose is to witness blazing aurora in person.  Last time, I got a tiny blur.  … Continue reading

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