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Arizona Winter Wonderland

It seems strange, but Arizona is a winter paradise. Not only for snowbirds from Wisconsin and North Dakota who flock here to the Valley of the Sun, but also for people who really like snow. We have it good in … Continue reading

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Dragon Tails of Wittelsbach and Windsor

This St. George is depicted in a very, very old house at the living history museum Glentleitn near Kochel am See. I never knew that my friend Schorschi (Georg) Unterholzner was so much into saints. He usually writes Bavarian murder … Continue reading

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One Picture a Day–London

Day Nine: Subway, Underground, U-Bahn This is the last of my “one picture a day” series. I caught a fleeting image on the run. How telling it is: “Next is now. Choose happiness.” When visiting New York, London, or Munich, … Continue reading

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One Picture a Day Whereabouts

Day Four We almost didn’t make it to JFK.  Whatever pick up time your taxi company gives you, add at least 2 hours to be safe. Getting  out of Manhattan can seem hopeless, when you are caught in a jam. … Continue reading

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Fall in Germany: Autumn Leaves Serenade

German romanticist writers had grand words when describing the multitude of colors and sentiments during autumn season. They might have gone for a leisure stroll in the forested hills behind their house and discovered “Cathedrals of Light” up in the … Continue reading

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