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
Trek Day 6 - Refuge Arremoulit to Refuge Wallon - Jul 5, 2008
We got an early start and left the refuge because the intel we received along the way was that this would be an especially long and grueling day that would take us over two passes and a long ...
Guildford, England - Posh Surrey - Aug 3, 2008
My decision to spend a few days in England before returning home to the U.S. from Spain was mostly to see a couple friends from my long Dragoman overland trips in the previous two years. Alis...
Rutgers University & Zimmerli Art Museum - Aug 23, 2016
Rutgers University is New Jersey’s primary state university and is actually the eighth oldest university in the country, originally founded privately as Queens College. With all the tim...