Category: Travel

Dec 18-23: New York City

Martin and I went to NYC from December 18-23. We took the red eye from LA and arrived at JFK at 7:30 am…. giving us only 4 hours of sleep (if that!). After dropping off our luggage at the hotel, we sought out breakfast, and then went to […]

Juy 2008: Paris in July

In July 2008, I took Martin’s niece to  London and Paris for 10 days, as a high school graduation gift.  Sadly, this girl didn’t seem to appreciate the trip.  She complained about the food, about the City, and to top it off, I was chastized for doing this nice […]

DUCKS PRACTICE SESSION and MEET+GREET

DUCKS PRACTICE SESSION As part of the Ducks fan trip, the Ducks arranged to allow us to watch the team practice on Friday. After practice, the Ducks provided us with lunch and a team “Meet and Greet”.  The O2 Center Ice Meet and Greet luncheon George Parros and Corey […]

TOURING AROUND LONDON

On our first day, the Ducks arranged a half day tour of London. Even though I’ve been to London numerous times, its always nice to be a tourist and see the sites, especially with my friends.  River Thames Twining Tea shoppe WESTMINSTER ABBEY – First stop on the […]

London: Sightseeing

On our first day, the Ducks arranged a half day tour of London. Even though I’ve been to London numerous times, its always nice to be a tourist and see the sites with friends who have never been. Twining Tea shoppe WESTMINSTER ABBEY – First stop on the tour! […]

CONGRATS TO TEAM FINLAND

GO FOR GOLD, TEEMU! Selanne: Teeth Small Sacrifice for GoldThu Feb 23, 9:54 AM ET  If Finland wins the gold in men’s Olympic hockey, Teemu Selanne will have every dentist in the country volunteering to do his bridgework. Selanne lost two teeth — knocked out on a high-stick […]