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ikons

Written by . Posted at 7:49 am on April 7th, 2007

a picture’s worth a thousand words, just ask a cameraman
– J.Buffett

01 Lake Konstanz or Learning To Travel Again
at first this was just a test shot but I like it so I'm keeping it...
at first this was just a test shot but I like it so I'm keeping it…
making friends at The Shamrock
making friends at The Shamrock
it's a big lake and it's where the Rhine comes from, that's good enough for me
it's a big lake and it's where the Rhine comes from, that's good enough for me
running circles around the Bodensee, how luck can one man get?
running circles around the Bodensee, how luck can one man get?
this is by far the coolest paddle-boat I've ever seen
this is by far the coolest paddle-boat I've ever seen
so I found the equivalent of an REI aaaaand they guess what they sell there?
so I found the equivalent of an REI aaaaand they guess what they sell there?
you know what I love about Europe? Modern shops in the foreground and churchs older than America in the background, that's what I love
you know what I love about Europe? Modern shops in the foreground and churchs older than America in the background, that's what I love
the sax guy had it going on but I've always been a softie for the big bitch butch bull fiddle, just like Corb Lund
the sax guy had it going on but I've always been a softie for the big bitch butch bull fiddle, just like Corb Lund
the Danes aren't known for being overly prideful but that's a HUGE flag anyway
the Danes aren't known for being overly prideful but that's a HUGE flag anyway
fun fact: Konstanz was the biggest German city to NOT get bombed
fun fact: Konstanz was the biggest German city to NOT get bombed
the inside was pretty funny looking, though... it was one of those old places they used to go to oppress women
the inside was pretty funny looking, though… it was one of those old places they used to go to oppress women
...and to get to the top you've got to run stairs for ten minutes
…and to get to the top you've got to run stairs for ten minutes
worth it
worth it
as the French say in Berlin: moi
as the French say in Berlin: moi
I understand the words, but not the concepts they represent
I understand the words, but not the concepts they represent
blows my simple American mind
blows my simple American mind
there are two words for this Swiss hotel: spartan and awesome
there are two words for this Swiss hotel: spartan and awesome
as far as youth hostels go....
as far as youth hostels go….
Ice Cube would be proud
Ice Cube would be proud
so there I once stood, on the banks of the mighty Rhein!
so there I once stood, on the banks of the mighty Rhein!
another goof I thought I'd keep
another goof I thought I'd keep
sweet coaster, bro
sweet coaster, bro
they used to keep the beer cold in caves... they still do, but they used to too (RIP Mitch Hedberg)
they used to keep the beer cold in caves… they still do, but they used to too (RIP Mitch Hedberg)
third goof, maybe I should start doing these on purpose
third goof, maybe I should start doing these on purpose
I figured the mighty R deserved a second shot; I must've splashed around in there for two hours...
I figured the mighty R deserved a second shot; I must've splashed around in there for two hours…
looks like white won
looks like white won
if there's a better way to spend the last hours of the last day of your trip, I don't know it and I don't want to know it
if there's a better way to spend the last hours of the last day of your trip, I don't know it and I don't want to know it


let's lose charley