Switzerland - Schwartzee

by Kimp 22. September 2012 03:02
Schwartzee looks like a nice laid back town to do some easy skiing in the winter and has some nice sumer activities as well. [More]

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Switzerland - Matterhorn

by Kimp 16. September 2012 00:48
The Matterhorn isn't the highest mountain in Europe nor even the highest in Switzerland. However it has one of the most unique shapes, so it is easy recognizable. It kind of looks like a Pyramid and each face of it, faces a due direction. [More]

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Switzerland - Scharnachtal

by Kimp 7. September 2012 04:55
Switzerland has several levels of hiking. Much of Switzerland's easy hiking is composed of walking up people's asphalt driveways. Instead of building roads up in the mountain's what they did was: One person would build a long drive way to their house, then the next person would build onto the first persons driveway, and so on, and so on. Its a one lane driveway that goes behind someones house then keeps going to the next house, winding and getting higher and higher. [More]

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Sweden - Archipelago

by Kimp 2. September 2012 04:42
I used to think that a person needed to be rich, to live on an Island. When in fact, most of the people who live on Islands are working class people, small business owners, or educators. [More]

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Spain - Sevilla

by Kimp 4. July 2012 04:23
Sevilla has the oldest bull ring in Spain and also the toughest spectators. Sporting a beautiful river, lots of history, lots of religious symbols, awesome tropical landscaping. The weather is beautiful, the prices are inexpensive, the people are religious and relaxed, and the women are very sensuous. [More]

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Finland - Helsinki

by Kimp 9. June 2012 03:52
In WWII Finland's White Winter Soldiers stopped an initial Russian Invasion. They then solicited Germany to help them. What they didn't know was that, at that time, Germany had a secret pack with Russia, to give the Baltic states to Russia without a fight, so that Russia would not attack Germany. [More]

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Turkey - Istanbul

by Kimp 27. May 2012 03:42
In 300 AD Constantinople conquered Turkey and the Eastern Orthodox religion was created. That lasted until 1300 when the Muslim Ottomans from eastern Turkey conquered the city of Constantinople and converted it to Islam. [More]

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Turkey - Bosphorus River

by Kimp 26. May 2012 03:30
There are lots of old fishing villages and some places where the wealthy are escaping the city life, and starting to take root. It is one of the most heavily traveled shipping lanes in the world. [More]

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Poland - Auschwitz-Birkenau

by Kimp 13. May 2012 03:17
Auschwitz-Birkenau was a Nazi Slave Labor and Extermination Camp where about 1000 people per day were exterminated. It was the biggest of them all. [More]

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Poland - Wieliczka Salt Mine

by Kimp 13. May 2012 03:11
In the 1600's miners spent 14 hour days in the mine. To make it a little more homey, they started carving statues our of the salt, as they cleared salt shafts. [More]

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