From Hven

I wrote in an earlier post that I was going to Hven (see here). Well, I’ve been there. Just arrived actually. Sweaty, tired and extremely satisfied. So… before my short term memory gets replaced by “things of importance”, let me write about my experience. Ahora mismo. There are many ways to get to Hven from Copenhagen. Google…

To Hven

I’m going to Hven for a faculty excursion in a few days; and other than the information provided by the excursion organizers in my department, I have absolutely no idea what to expect from this little island off the coast of Denmark, right on the Øresund Strait. Hven is a contested territory (still is, according to…

The Temptation of Cheap

I was searching for cheap flights to Morocco and Turkey to join a couple of friends who were vacationing in October. While doing so, I made the mistake of checking RyanAir, knowing fully well that RyanAir does not offer tickets as far into the future as October. I was in shopping mode, so what the heck.…