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Prague Marathon: All Runners Are Beautiful

Prague. Beautiful city, from all I heard, only too close to Austria. So, I never visited. The Prague Marathon made for a good reason to finally remedy that….

Where to find the Best Gelato in Florence – and Why Social Media Might Not Tell You

A part of “microexploration” I particularly like is to think through food. Enjoy it, and consider connections. Looking for the best gelato in Florence found a connection with…

Alps Adventuring: LGT Alpine Marathon, Liechtenstein

The LGT Alpine Marathon in Liechtenstein only came to my notice by chance. It fit my aim to ‘adventure’ and #GetAtHome in the Alps by way of #microexploration…

Rome, In Different Views

When in Rome… You know what they say, but I’d actually recommend doing things a little differently. One of the smallest of changes/challenges you can do to see…

The Stelvio Marathon. Not Just a “Run to the Magic Pass”

The long-awaited event, the first edition of the Stelvio Marathon, came and went. Two weeks after the Hochkönigman Speed Trail which made me feel ill-prepared, a week after…

#PrincelyMoments. Outdoors Activities in Liechtenstein

Liechtenstein. Ever thought of going there for hiking and other outdoors activities? Or do I need to ask if you’ve ever even heard or thought of Liechtenstein for…

#GetAtHome Goes Liechtenstein. First Impressions, First Connections

Liechtenstein. As one of Europe’s micro-states, and a principality, it seems a holdover from a time when city-states and fiefdoms were the usual political structures. At the same…

Bratislava Marathon: 40K to a 40K

So, I went to another marathon… Last year, same weekend, I went to Rome for the marathon there, the Maratona di Roma. More than 12 hours by overnight…

Florence, Italy, Travel Advice: The Must-Sees and the Overlooked

You can’t go to Florence and not see the Duomo, but how and why should you see and do what? Here are my recommendations for things to see…