30 Countries Memoirs – Austria

Country: Austria First Visit: October 2013 Number of Times Visited: 1 Cities Visited: Vienna Megan and I spent three nights in Vienna in October 2013 to see the sights and also to visit her cousins who live in the Vienna area.  Megan has two cousins around our age who live in Vienna and we went…

30 Countries Memoirs – Slovakia

Country: Slovakia First Visit: September 2013 Number of Times Visited: 1 Cities Visited: Bratislava On the trip between Budapest and Vienna Megan and I made a one night stopover in Slovakia to add another country to the list and also to help me complete filling in my map of countries visited in that part of…

30 Countries Memoirs – Slovenia

Country: Slovenia First Visit: September 2013 Number of Times Visited: 1 Cities Visited: Maribor Slovenia was a convenient stop over on the train trip from Croatia to Hungary, and always happy to add another country to my list, we spent two nights there in the city of Maribor which is in the heart of Slovenia’s…

30 Countries Memoirs – Croatia

Country: Croatia First Visit: September 2013 Number of Times Visited: 1 Cities Visited: Dubrovnik Megan and I spent three days in Dubrovnik at the start of our trip in 2013.  We rented a small apartment on the top floor of a building just outside of the old town walls.  We had a great view of…

30 Countries Memoirs – Peru

Country: Peru First Visit: October 2012 Number of Times Visited: 1 Cities Visited: Lima, Puerto Maldonado, Cusco, Aguas Calientes, Puno Peru is probably the most geographically diverse country I have visited, at least for such a small land area (1.3 Million square kilometers).  From the coastal region to the sweltering Amazon Jungle and up to…

30 Countries Memoirs – Poland

Country: Poland First Visit: June 2012 Number of Times Visited: 1 Cities Visited: Krakow Poland is the homeland of one of my best friends, Tom, and we were fortunate enough to visit there on the 2012 trip.  I was pleasantly surprised by Poland, the people were friendly and the food was very tasty (something that…

30 Countries Memoirs – Hungary

Country: Hungary First Visit: June 2012 Number of Times Visited: 2 (2012, 2013) Cities Visited: Budapest Budapest is one of those cities that anyone who has been there will tell you you must visit, and I completely agree.  The first time I went there was with Alex, Tom, Shane, Tyler, Dave & Megan in June…