Constitution Day in Oslo

May 17th, 2016: Constitution Day (Independence day) for Norway “And I thought the United States was patriotic.” I surprised myself by saying to my evening hosts. Immediately upon arrival in Oslo, Norway- Norwegian Air gave a special shout out for Constitution Day- i.e. Independence Day. Although there were many similarities between July 4th in the…

Two hours of Sweden

Day 2 of travel: Sweden (2 hours) 11:35 to 13:20, if we are going to immerse myself fully in the culture, I better switch over to how the rest reads time. My Sweden encounter was full of one hour and 15 minutes of waiting in line for my passport and security- where I had to…

à chercher

à chercher You might be wondering why I decided to name my blog ” à chercher”. Besides the self-serving reasons like it sounded cool and the fact that I wanted to make my 7 years of French courses count for something, I spent a few days reflecting on my inspiration to embark on such a world expedition. You see, I Just…