Category Archives: Travel

Kayaking the Gauley – West Virginia

“The Gauley River in West Virginia is recognized by paddlers as one of the top ranked rivers in the world. Its technical rapids, inaccessibility and scenic quality contribute to its world class designation. Dropping more than 650 feet in 24 miles, the … Continue reading

Posted in Recent Posts, Travel | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Norway – Trolltunga

Well this post is certainly long overdue.  From trip last July to Norway / Switzerland. I had seen Trolltunga in pictures before going, and this was one of two places in Norway that I planned my trip around.  It was … Continue reading

Posted in Recent Posts, Travel | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Safety (or not) in traveling

I had a lot on my mind today, as I had a very interesting day with a solid 11 hours of lecture and discussion on solidarity economics and conflict resolution.  But instead what has overtaken my thoughts is that of … Continue reading

Posted in Ramblings, Travel | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Tampa what!

Tampa was pretty fun.   Short trip: 1) St. Petersburg Beach 2) Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream: Fun, good creative haunted houses, I wasn’t particularly frightened.  The whole park had a Halloween theme with people constantly jumping out and scaring you.  That … Continue reading

Posted in Recent Posts, Travel | Tagged | Leave a comment

Swiss Trains

1) You can get your tickets at the station.  Looking online at a specific time? Fuck those.  They are more like guidelines.  Your ticket is good for the entire day, from the starting point to the destination that you bought … Continue reading

Posted in Recent Posts, Travel | Leave a comment