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
Grays & Torreys Peaks - Highest Continental Divide - Sep 2, 2010
I frequently hike with my friend Myra, often around Boulder near where she lives. This time, though, she was in the mood for something more challenging and suggested Gray’s and Torrey&#...
Henry Moore in Denver Botanical Gardens - May 25, 2010
I’ve known for a long time that Denver has a botanical garden. For a several years in the mid-1990s I lived and worked in downtown probably within a mile of the gardens but never went. ...
Mummy Range Hike in Rocky Mountain Nat Park - Sep 25, 2010
I can’t just get enough of the Colorado mountains in the fall. Only a week after a beautiful mountain hike to Mohawk Lakes the weather was forecast to be sunny and quite warm again for ...