by Marcel June 30, 2012 Randomness

I’m not one to make a big deal about birthdays, in fact if Charlotte didn’t remind me I’d probably forget my own, but earlier this year I turned 40 which is kind of a milestone. Considering the average life expectancy, 40 is about halfway to the finish line for most people. Naturally this is a […]

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by Marcel June 12, 2011 Travel Tales

In the summer of 2011 I finally visited Peru which has been on my travel wish list for many years now. I also visited Panama for 4 days on the way there, a cool trip in itself. This journey was monumental for me in several ways. Peru was the 30th country I’ve visited, the first […]

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by Marcel May 21, 2011 Travel Tales

I’ve been interested in visiting Panama since I went to Costa Rica back in the 90’s. At that time I thought it would be great if I could rent a car and drive down to Panama from Costa Rica. However, I was with a group that had a set itinerary so the idea of visiting […]

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