Europe and Beyond (May 10–June 8 )

“I arrived in Stockholm at 7:30 after a smooth, untroubled flight, and took a taxi from the main International Airport, Arlanda, to the older secondary airport, Bromma, where I will take a Malmo Aviation flight to Umeå. Everything went totally smoothly, as one would expect in Sweden…” continue.

Dublin (December)

“I arrived in a dark and damp Dublin at 7:00 a.m. after a few hours of sleep on a no-frills Aer Lingus flight from Chicago. An illustration of no frills: I had ordered a low fat meal, which I did get: a rubbery curried chicken with a cold chicken salad, which was basically cold rubbery chick on limp lettuce…” continue.