Close to Home: Pentagon 9/11 Memorial

February 28, 2014 - Even though I live in the proximity, the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial is the last of the three major 9/11 Memorials I have vis...
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Close to Home: Americana - part 10

February 27, 2014 - My my, already part 10. Can I finish the series before we leave the country? ... Alley, Annapolis, Marylan...
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Focus Photography: Aerial Views

February 27, 2014 - When travelling by air I´m not particularly eager to have a window seat. But when I do sit by a window, every once in a...
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Close to Home: A walk through Mt. Pleasant

February 26, 2014 - The Mt. Pleasant neighborhood is as diverse as any interesting quarter of DC, outside of the haven of upper Northwest an...
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Close to Home: Buick Skylark

February 23, 2014 - "...Skylark, have you seen a valley green with spring where my heart can go a journeying over the shadows and the rain...
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Rückblende: Palmyra - Syria 2001

February 16, 2014 - The nice thing about Palmyra is it´s location in the middle of the desert and close to a rather large oasis. When arrivi...
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Close to Home: Katzen Arts Center

February 11, 2014 - Very often we drive or walk past buildings, compounds or even whole streets of houses without giving them much notice. T...
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Close to Home: Frozen Potomac

February 11, 2014 - A series of cold nights, and a few chilly days too, have led to the complete freeze-over of the Potomac. For me it was a...
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Close to Home: Americana - part 9

February 10, 2014 - ...and on and on and on... Window reflections, Georgetown, Washington D.C. Rentals, Alexandria...
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Focus Germany: Cologne Cathedral

February 09, 2014 - Everytime I´m in the Bonn/Cologne Region, I try to get to Cologne to walk around the downtown area with its difficult to...
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Close to Home: Coral Pink Sand Dunes

February 06, 2014 - When travelling out west, one tends to go to places that are in the mainstream pantheon of natural wonders. The good thi...
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Close to Home: Frank Lloyd Wright II

February 05, 2014 - Last summer we seized the opportunity to take a tour of the only Frank Lloyd Wright House in New England, while we were...
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Focus Turkey: Afyon

February 03, 2014 - Most travellers exploring the interior of Turkey are bypassing the city of Afyon. It´s located on the crossroads where t...
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Close to Home: Suburbia

February 02, 2014 - Great parts of the Washington D.C. suburban landscape are devoid of life, or rather, cultural life of some sorts. Of cou...
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