Pau Already

When every day is Saturday.

Pau Already

Category: Euro 2013

T-day is here!

Open items on the checklists are declining; house sitter has been briefed and he’ll be taking us to the  airport; flight check-in is done; Zoe’s looking a bit forlorn–she recognizes the signs. Things are looking pretty good. Our inbound aircraft Read more…

T-1 day and counting!

The countdown clock on the is now blinking a day and change until we’re on our way–pretty exciting. It doesn’t seem all that long ago (mid-January) that we hashing over the macro-level outline. As the graphic says, 9 countries, 7 currencies, Read more…

Finally, something we can touch.

Two weeks and change and we finally have a piece of trip documentation that’s not an e-ticket, email message or credit card bill. Today, our Eurail passes for Sweden and Norway arrived.  While it’s nice to have the rail vouchers Read more…

It’s sneaking up on us.

We’re inside of 40 day’s until Euro 2103. A little prep left, but I think we’re in OK shape. As of Friday, the visa apps were in Washington; I’ll feel much better when visas an PPs are back in my Read more…

Committed now!

OK. PHX to Hamburg and back are booked. It’s always scary to make that commitment. The trip on the training ship from Kiel to Denmark, Latvia and St. Petersburg are all in the schedule. I think this is getting serious.

2013 trip planning underway

A new year (Chinese and haole) is here and it’s time to start planning the big Euro 2013 trip. This year we’re heading to Scandinavia, probably in the July timeframe. Still a lot of blanks on the schedule, but one Read more…