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2007-07 - Murnau and Munich


I really enjoyed driving in Germany on my previous business trip, so I decided to try renting a motorcycle this time around! I reserved the smallest (shortest) one I could find, a BMW F650GS single-cylinder bike. It ended up being quite big for me, but still manageable. I had a lot of fun riding around the Alps on it, and even made some of my coworkers jealous....

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2007-09 - Singapore, Netherlands, Paris, Zurich


Another multi-continent business trip, I started with a week in Singapore, and took advantage of the nice weather for some fun on my first day there. I then flew to Amsterdam (via Heathrow) and took a train to Utrecht to spend the weekend with my friends Harmony (Canadian) and Ivo (Dutch), who had just moved there. From Utrecht it was off to Paris via the Thalys train from Rotterdam. After 2 days in Paris, we took moto taxis to CDG airport and flew back to Amsterdam, and then took 2 trains to get to a small town called Oss. 2 days in Oss, then it was back to the airport and off to Zurich (via Gatwick). After a day and a half in Zurich it was finally time to head back home (via DC - no direct legs this entire trip).

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2007-06 - Sweden, Germany, Paris


This midsummer trip took me to Sweden (Stockholm and Sodertalje), Germany (Penzberg and Munich), and Paris. I had a little bit of time to explore Stockholm and Uppsala while I was in Sweden, and ended up renting a canoe and paddling around the islands, and visiting one of the museums.

In Germany I got to drive on the Autobahn for the first time, in an Audi A4.

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2007-12 - DC and Boston


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Random files - 2007 Business trips
14-Front view of Domtoren176 views
24-Harmony and her bike72 viewsHarmony rented the same kind of bike as me, since she is shopping for a bike
10 - TV tower from canoe86 views
11 - Djurgarden123 views
Snowy Cambridge145 views
16 - Police bikes in Stockholm50 viewsSwedish cops ride fully geared unlike CHP
19 - Me in Uppsala48 views
20-Advocaat92 viewsThis Dutch liquor is made with egg yolks. On the right is raisins soaked in brandy.

Last additions - 2007 Business trips
24 - MIT130 viewsWalking in CambridgeApr 15, 2008
Snowy Cambridge145 viewsDec 03, 2007
Washington Convention Center141 viewsDec 03, 2007
22B-Me on Ivo's bike211 viewsOn the way to the bike rental shop (photo by Harmony)Nov 15, 2007
37B-Ivo and me biking124 views(photo by Harmony)Nov 15, 2007
37C - Me on my Dutch bike127 views(photo by Harmony)Nov 15, 2007
31 - Monster 2 in Paris124 viewsOct 23, 2007
32 - Monster 2 location in Paris127 viewsOct 23, 2007