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
Salem - City of Witches and Maritime Trade - May 10, 2016
Salem, Massachusetts must be one of the towns best known to almost all American schoolchildren as the site of the Salem Witch Trials in 1692-93 during which twenty people were executed. That was, o...
Cape Cod - Way Out to Sea - Apr 29, 2016
Italy must be the world’s land mass with the finest shape on a map or as seen from space, but a close second to Italy’s boot has to be Cape Cod’s fist-clenched arm bent at t...
Idaho Springs & the Mother Cabrini Shrine - Jul 14, 2010
Sometimes you pass a site frequently enough that it just becomes part of the landscape so that you never consider checking out what’s there. There are a few places like that west of Den...