Europe Trip 2010 – Waking up for Normandie (Day 55)

Wednesday, April 28, 2010 I woke up randomly at 5am this morning and I thought about going downstairs to see if the noises I could hear were the guys hanging out downstairs, or perhaps I could go up on the roof to catch a Parisian sunrise. But I was too lazy to get up on [...]

Easter Sunday in Innsbruck, Austria (Day 31)

Sunday, April 4, 2010 Innsbruck Highlights: Easter Sunday Service (in German) at St. Jakob Train from Innsbruck to Geneva, Switzerland I can now say that I saw a Catholic Easter Sunday Service in all German. It was a beautiful cathedral. The choir’s songs filled every crack with a beautiful symphony. I didn’t understand a single [...]

Europe Trip 2010 – Stuck in Innsbruck (Day 30)

Saturday, April 3, 2010 Innsbruck Highlights: Swarovski Crystalwelten Cable Car up Mountain to SNOW Missed train to Zurich Decided to stay in Innsbruck one more night at Nepomuk’s Sightseeing Bus tour around Innsbruck (last bus) Meeting new roommates at hostel from Ireland/London Watching King Pin with new Roommates Mausefalle Discotheque So thinking I could cram [...]

Europe Trip 2010 – Figuring out Innsbruck (Day 29)

Friday, April 2, 2010 Innsbruck Highlights: Innsbruck Wireless (maybe 5,90 euro for 3 hours total is not too bad, but Mc Donalds has free wi-fi instead) Innsbruck Card – Free access to all museums, one round trip on each cable car, and access to public transportation Hofgarten – Grab a beer and some snacks and [...]

Europe Trip 2010 – Side Trip to Innsbruck, Austria (Day 28)

Thursday, April 1, 2010 Venetian Highlights: Sunrise near San Marcos Square Transport Highlights: Snow in Brenner Stazione, Italy Innsbruck Highlights: Finding Nepomuk’s Hostel/Hotel Bed & Breakfast I had set an alarm this morning for if I wanted to wake up at some unruly hour and take vaporetto #1 down and back through the Grand Canal [...]