Author: menelaos

101: The west coast highway 0

101: The west coast highway

09/01/2010 We could have taken the main highway to get to San Francisco, but we decided to follow the scenic route instead. The 101 is the coastal highway and everyone keeps raving about it,...

Mt Rainier national park 0

Mt Rainier national park

07/01/2010 Upon leaving Seattle, our first stop was Mt. Rainier national park. I knew nothing about it, but J. suggested we should go and go is what we did. 🙂 Mt. Rainier is located...

Seattle… 0

Seattle…

07/01/2010 Seattle was generally good to me. There were a lot of things to see and I had my fun, but for some reason, my interest was gradually decreasing and it started feeling like...

Happy New Year!!! 1

Happy New Year!!!

01/01/2010 Yeah yeah, I know that by now, we’re over and done with the wishes, but I only just now got round to updating these pages, so humor me. I was thinking about how...

The trip to Seattle 1

The trip to Seattle

23/12/2009 I left Madison, Wisconsin on Monday early morning and arrived in Seattle on Wednesday afternoon. I don’t know if it seems like a long time to you or not, but I can tell...

Wisconsin, a.k.a. Santa land! 1

Wisconsin, a.k.a. Santa land!

12/20/2009 We got to Wisconsin, where we stayed with my friend T. for about four days. Lots of snow, sledding, cold and stalactites. We are talking SERIOUS amounts of snow! You have no idea!...

Chicago: The windy city 1

Chicago: The windy city

13/12/2009 The days in Chicago were going by filled with aural, visual, amusing and flavourful experiences, all nicely wrapped up in a thick layer of snow! Yes, I know this image portrays death more...

A social experiment on human interaction: the results 2

A social experiment on human interaction: the results

09/12/2009 After three full days, I decided to shave the rest of my face and become the usual “me” again. The encounters I had during those days were quite interesting; neither immensely diverse, nor...

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A story shared by 5…

08/12/2009 So while we were on the bus, we decided to play a game. Each of us would write a sentence and hide it. Every person whose turn would come, was not allowed to...

Temples and books and… yeah, that’s just about it. 0

Temples and books and… yeah, that’s just about it.

06/12/2009 One evening we decided to venture into Evanston, a small neighborhood in the north of Chicago. We had heard about two interesting attractions there and we thought we’d go and check them out....