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
John Muir National Historic Site - Apr 6, 2012
Armed with my National Parks Pass, I like to take in as many National Park System units as I can since they are at no additional cost to me, even some of the minor ones that are not high on most tr...
Marin Headlands - Wild Side of the Golden Gate - Apr 4, 2012
The best views of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge are from the Marin Headlands just beyond the northern end of the bridge where there’s a plaza alongside the highway and a mino...
Sausalito - The Mellow Life in Marin - Apr 4, 2012
In the morning I stopped for a few hours in Sausalito, possibly one of America’s chicest hipster towns directly across the Gold Gate from San Francisco and served by ferries that make f...