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More photos of San Francisco

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I’ve got a blog post brewing about Yosemite, but I’m tired and don’t have a lot of time, so here’s some more shots of the very photogenic San Francisco.

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Out with a bang in Istanbul

I arrived in Istanbul on the overnight bus, which was made a terrible experience by a thing called allocated seats. Is it really to much to ask to sit where I want? When I’m on a coach, I like to … Continue reading

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At last, Istanbul…

Words tomorrow.

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Contemplating Meteora, the monasteries in the sky

Meteora was unreal. I knew from photographs that it would be a treat for the eyes but wasn’t quite prepared for the spectacle that awaited me. I ended up hiking all around the rocks, visiting five monasteries in total. Having … Continue reading

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The Acropolis

I stopped in Athens for a few days, mostly due to lack of imagination. I couldn’t decide where else to go in Greece. Athens has a bit of a mixed reputation among travellers: some say it’s definitely worth a visit, … Continue reading

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My introduction to Montenegro

After a detour through Bosnia & Herzegovina and Serbia, I’m back on the mediterranean coastline, this time in Montenegro. If you recall, I was hoping to visit this country after enjoying the Dalmatian coast, but headed inland due to poor … Continue reading

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An ugly story in beautiful Mostar

My introduction to Bosnia-Hercegovina started with a bang. I am painfully ignorant of the history of this region, but managed to get an excellent tour of Mostar with a local who grew up here, and gained an impressive insight into … Continue reading

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