Monthly Archives: December 2005

It’s Nice in Nice (France…)

If Paris can sometimes feel like France on steroids (especially down in the metro during rush hour), then Nice is France on valium. Everyone walks about 50% slower. Cars honk 60% less. And people are about 30% friendlier. (yeah, these … Continue reading

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Christmas In The Cockpit

I decided that have a love/not-so-love relationship with Germany around Christmastime – 90% love, 10% not-so-love. For the 10%…I totally miss the creative and wild Christmas light displays in California (especially at my parents’ house where reindeers blink in the … Continue reading

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