Vagabond's Log

Have pen, will travel: Dispatches from the field.

New dispatches from the field: More telegraphed expedition notes

A diary. In which is again reported from an excavation expedition in short dispatches cabled directly from the field.

October 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Should I stay or should I go now? Renewed report from Turkey’s southeast

Another personal account. In which is given a subjective description of current state of affairs in Turkey’s southeast.

September 30, 2015 · 3 Comments

From the sketchbook: Gadding around Greenland

Another view into the travel sketchbook. In which are presented more pencil and watercolour sketches from some kayak expeditions to Greenland.

September 17, 2015 · 11 Comments

Learning Turkish: Language exercise at the metro

A commentary. In which is reflected upon acquiring and use of foreign languages.

August 2, 2015 · 9 Comments

Flying high with Annie: My romance with a Russian lady

An escapade. In which is confessed the (aviation) acquaintanceship with some classy Russian gal.

July 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

Aquatic adventure: Diving a wreck. And its story.

A chronicle. In which is told the story of a dive and retold the fate of a cargo ship in Egypt’s waters.

June 7, 2015 · 3 Comments

Dispatches from the field: A telegraphed expedition diary

A diary. In which is described an excavation season’s daily grind in short dispatches cabled from the field.

May 10, 2015 · 13 Comments

“I hunt for objects made by men” – An archaeologist’s day in the field

A recapitulation. In which is reported an archaeologist’s daily field routine at the excavation.

April 5, 2015 · 88 Comments

21.0975 km in 30 tweets

An account. In which is recapped the personal experience of running a half marathon. Also a twitter experiment on narration.

March 30, 2015 · 2 Comments

Return to the ice – with kayak and paddle in western Greenland

A travelogue. In which is resumed yet another kayak expedition at the rugged shores of western Greenland.

March 10, 2015 · 12 Comments

‘Post-nuclear’ excursion: A town forgotten in the woods

An investigation report. In which is explored an abandoned military complex and presented a hardly known Cold War episode.

February 8, 2015 · 8 Comments

Why keeping a (travel) journal?

An opinion. In which are advocated benefit and use of keeping a diary.

January 14, 2015 · 40 Comments

2014 in review: An eight-countries year, travelwise (and more)

A retrospective. In which are recapped the journeys and adventures of the past year.

January 6, 2015 · 5 Comments

Mi casa es su casa: The meaning of hospitality abroad

Some thoughts. In which is argued the convenience of making friends abroad.

December 20, 2014 · 3 Comments



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