Monthly Archives: May 2009

Europe Road Trip Day – 5

Today we have a guest blogger, my travel companion Adam McQueen: I’ll be taking over for John today to provide a different perspective and give John a little break. Some days start off better than others.  We were due for … Continue reading

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Europe Road Trip Day – 4

Today we didn’t do quite as much as previous days. We hung around Natalie’s apartment till 1:00 and then went out for lunch. On the way out we saw an army surplus store that had a confederate flag flying out … Continue reading

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Europe Road Trip Day – 3

We started out day 3 in Tuebingen, Germany. We had spent the night at the Globalscope Germany campus house. Chandler Creel was kind enough to show us around the town. In the morning he and some other fellow GT-CCF alumni … Continue reading

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Europe Road Trip Day – 2

Today we left Huy, Belgium and headed south on some great back country roads to Luxembourg. Along the way we came across some old logging trails and tested out the off road capabilities of the smart car. Needless to say … Continue reading

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Europe Road Trip Day – 1

Yeah I know. I haven’t even finished writing up my motorcycle trip and now I’ve started another epic journey. What can I say. After this I doubt I’ll get any more vacation time for the rest of the year. And … Continue reading

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Bike Trip – Day 3

We needed to “officially” start the retracing of Graham Greene’s journey by going to Foya, Lofa County, Liberia. So we left Voinjama and headed to Foya. Since we had to pass back through Voinjama, Jeff and I left our bags … Continue reading

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Bike Trip – Day 2

When we woke on day 2 in Kortie Town we had another shower and breakfast and then walked over to Dougamai, the big village in the area. We saw the graves of chiefs and other great men in the middle … Continue reading

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Bike Trip – Day 1

Last year I was approached by Jeff Austin, a good friend who works for the Carter Center in Harper, he wanted to know if I’d be down with retracing the steps of Graham Greene as recorded in his book Journey … Continue reading

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Updates on the Liberian Telecom Scene

Just wanted to update a few things and make some corrections. I’ve discovered that Libercell has towers in Grand Kru county, and Libercell offers GPRS data service. Not sure if this means that Libercell offers GPRS in Grand Kru, but … Continue reading

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