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Visiting the Missing - The Merano Jewish Museum & Synagogue (Day 25 - 18 June 2015)

Thursday 18 June

My tourist map shows a Jewish Museum. One of my goals for this trip is to explore my Jewishness and look our European history more squarely in the eye than I have been previously keen to. 623 more words

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Along the Adige River Toward Old Austria (Days 20 & 21 - 13 & 14 June 2015)

Saturday 13 June – Firenze to Verona

I could take the train from Firenze to Verona with changes in Prato and Bologna, but manoeuvring the bicycle and the bags on and off trains and through stations is a pain best avoided when possible. 966 more words

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Across the Moors

If you Google the Westcountry Way, you will probably come across a Sustrans route weaving its way gently from Padstow in Cornwall along quiet roads, canal towpaths and cycle paths to Bristol. 1,903 more words


Day 12: San Diego to San Jose (Amtrak)

I took Amtrak back to San Jose. Train was not only cheaper than flying but also more convenient and simpler because I didn’t have to disassemble my bike to box it. 361 more words

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Day 11: Orange County to San Diego (78.6 miles)

My host, Weej, in her super mom pose, holding my bike as I took the picture. I should’ve checked the picture on the spot. She and her British husband had an adopted son from Korea and an adopted daughter from China. 1,224 more words

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Day 10: Los Angeles to Orange County (96.8 miles)

Left my relative’s house at 8am and found out my front tire was flat. I had to walk my bike to the nearest bike shop, which took me two and a half hours. 586 more words

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Day 9: Malibu to Los Angeles (41.2 miles)

Beautiful but most probably really expensive little town. There was a whole lane dedicated just to joggers, apart from the pedestrian road, on top of the bike lane. 295 more words

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