Modernnomad67's Traveler Profile
- Economist and Adventurer
- New York City
- Favourite movie
- Saving Private Ryan, Melancholia, Uranus, Usual Suspects
- English, Math, and an old West Flemish dialect
- Interests and hobbies
- Travel, Skiing, Hiking, Weight Training, Camping, Cooking, Writing, Art, History, Anthropology, Architecture
- One thing I want to do before I die
- See the world - all of it.
- Favourite book
- Foucault's Pendulum
- My friends describe me as
This is an overland trip I took between March and August 2007 from Europe to China through the Baltics, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia.
Silk Road 2006: Overland From London to Beijing
This blog covers an overland trip I did from March to July of 2006 between London and Beijing through Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus, and Central Asia
American Travels 2006 - 2007: A Few Short Trips Near Home
This blog covers a few short trips I took in the United States in 2006 and 2007 - Philadelphia, Adirondacks, Chicago, and New York.
Recent Entries by Modernnomad67
Canyon de Chelly National Monument - Oct 1, 2011
From Chaco Canyon westwards the land is part of the Navajo Reservation, which covers parts of three states and is the largest Indian reservation in the Lower 48 states with its capital at Win...
Chaco Culture National Historical Park - Sep 30, 2011
Located some distance from any paved road in what must be one of the most remote and bleakest spots in America sits a site that was once likely the most developed civilization north of Mexico. Chac...
Aztec National Monument & Bisti Badlands - Sep 29, 2011
The way from Mesa Verde in southwestern Colorado to Chaco Canyon in northwestern New Mexico is mostly through very bleak high desert on the Colorado Plateau. There's no way of avoiding it nor is th...