Justin's Travelogue

Pre-2003 Travel

Alberta, Canada (1999)
Vermont, New York, & New England, U.S.A. (2001)
Washington state & Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A. (2002)
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada (2002)

2003

*Living in Izhevsk, Russia from November-January, 2004

Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania: August 3-15

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 2 3
England: London
4
Kenya: Nairobi
5
Tanzania: Mt. Kilimanjaro
6
Machame Camp
7
Shira Camp
8
Barranco Camp
9
Karranga Camp
10
Barafu Camp
11
Summit Day!
12
Mweka Camp
13
Lake Manyara
14
Ngornogorno Crater
15
Tarangire
16 17

Short Trips & Long Weekends

Boston, Plymouth, and Provincetown, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (May)

2004

*Living in Izhevsk, Russian from November 2003-January, 2004; in Chisinau, Moldova from January-April; in Krakow Poland from August 2004-September, 2005

Cyprus: March 13-16

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Kourion, Aphrodite's Rock, & Polis
14
Paphos, Mt. Olympus & the Troodos Mountains
15
Famagusta, the Karpas Peninsula, & Nicosia
16
Kyrenia & Nicosia
17 18 19 20

Ukraine: April 14-17

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
11 12 13 14
L'viv
15
Kyiv
16
Yalta
17
Bakhchasarai

St. Lawrence Seaway, Canada/U.S.A.: July 9-17

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
4 5 6 7 8 9
Canada: Montreal, Quebec
10
at sea
11
Quebec City, Quebec
12
at sea
13
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
14
Sydney & Louisbourg, Nova Scotia
15
Halifax & Peggy's Cove
16
U.S.A.: Bar Harbor & Acadia National Park, Maine
17
Boston, Massachusetts

Mt. Elbrus, Russia: July 27-August 6

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
25 26 27
Russia: St. Petersburg
28
Hermitage & Aurora
29
Petergof
30
Belvedere Palace & Hofburg
31
Mt. Elbrus
1
Acclimitizing
2
Observation Tower
3
On the Mountain
4
On the Mountain
5
Summit Day
6
Moscow
7

Czech Republic, Austria, & Slovakia: October 23-27

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
Czech Republic: Kutna Hor
24
Prague, Czech Republic
25
Cesky Krumlov & Telc
26
Telc & Brno
27
Austria: Vienna & Slovakia: Bratislava
28 29 30

Short Trips & Long Weekends

Zurich, Switzerland (January)
Odesa, Ukraine (February)
Iasi, Romania (February)
Kyiv, Ukraine (March)
Bucharest, Brasov, and Bran, Romania (April)
St. Louis, Missouri, and Metropolis, and Springfield, Illinois, U.S.A. (April)
Warsaw, Poland (July & August)
Tatras Mountains and Zakopane, Poland (September)
Auschwitz, Poland (December)
Lublin and Zamosc, Poland (December)

2005

*Living in Krakow Poland from August 2004-September, 2005

Eastern Germany & Northern Poland: February 13-20

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
13
GermanyL Dresden
14
Meissen & Leipzig
15
Berlin
16
Berlin Film Festival
17
Poland: Torun
16
Torun
16
Gniezno
20
Poznan
21 22 23 24 25 26

Hungary, Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina: March 11-17

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
6 7 8 9 10 11
Serbia: Subotica & Belgrade
12
Montenegro: Zabljak
13
Kotor, Montenegro & Dubrovnik, Croatia
14
Bosnia & Herzegovina: Sarajevo and Mostar
15
Croatia: Split & Hvar Town
16
Zagreb
17
Hungary: Budapest
18 19

Italy, Sovenia, Austria, Liechtenstein, & Germany: June 23-July 3

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
19 20 21 22
Italy: Venice
23
Slovenia: Piran
24
Ljubljana & Bled
25
Austria: Salzburg
26
St. Gilgen & the Lakes District
27
Germany: Fussen & Neuschwanstein
28
Liechtenstein: Vaduz
29
Germany: Munich
30
Munich
1
Rothenburg o.d. Tauber
2
Rothenburg o.d. Tauber
3
Koblenz
4
Frankfurt
5 6 7 8 9

Baltics & Finland: July 10-19

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10
Lithuania: Vilnius & Trakai
11
Hill of Crosses
12
Latvia: Riga
13
Riga
14
Finland: Helsinki
15
Helsinki
16
Estonia: Tallinn
17
Poland: Gdansk
18
Malbork
19
Wolf's Lair
20 21 22 23

Turkey & the Caucuses: August 4-21

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 2 3 4
Turkey: Istanbul
5
Armenia: Yerevan
6
Echmiadzin & Zvartnots
7
Georgia: Tbilisi
8
Gori & Mtskheta
9
Kazbegi
10
Azerbaijan:
11
Baku
12
Qubustan
13
Yanar Dag
14
Turkey:
15
Goreme
16
Gumusluk & Bodrum
17
Kusadasi & Ephesus
18
Troy
19
Canakkale
20
Istanbul
21
Istanbul
22 23 24 25 26 27

Short Trips & Long Weekends

Wieliczka, Poland (April)
Wroclaw, Poland (April)
Kosice, Slovakia & Uzhgorod, Ukraine (August)

2007

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A. (February)
Glacier National Park, Marysville, & Helena, Montana, U.S.A. (June)

Work Trips

New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A. (January)
Long Beach, California, U.S.A. (February)
San Diego, California, U.S.A. (February)
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A. (April)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (April)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (June)
Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A. (July)
Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.A. (September)
Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A. (October)
Parkersburg, West Virginia, U.S.A. (November)
Miami, Florida, U.S.A. (December)

2008

India: July 24-August 6

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
20 21 22 23 24
India: Bangalore
25
Meetings
26
Bombings
27
Dysentery
28
Delhi
29
Kashmir: Srinagar
30
Sonamarg
31
Srinagar & Delhi
1
Delhi
2
Agra: Taj Mahal
1
Varanasi
4
Varanasi
5
Varanasi
6
Bangalore
7 8 9

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Cable and Heyward, Wisconsin, U.S.A. (February)
Taliesin, Wisconsin, U.S.A. (July)
London, Covertry, and Oxford, England, United Kingdom (November)

Work Trips

Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. (January)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (January)
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico (February)
San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A. (April)
Warsaw, Poland (May)
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A. (June)
Bangaluru (Bangalore), India (July)
Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.A. (September)
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom (November)

2009

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Mammoth Cave, Kentucky, U.S.A. (April)
Paris, France (October)

Work Trips

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (February)
Del Mar, California (March)
Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A. (April)
Warsaw, Poland (May)
Toronto, Canada (June)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada (September)
Warsaw, Poland (October)

2010

Hawai'i, U.S.A.: January 6-10

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
3 4 5 6
Maui: Wailea
7
Haleakala, Road to Hana, & 'Ohe'o Gulch
8
Wailea
9
Lahaina
10
'Iao Valley State Park
11 12 13 14 15 16

United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Egypt, & Oman: March 7-20

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
7
U.A.E.: Dubai
8
Jumeirah Palm, Ski Dubai, & Burj Dubai
9
Meetings
10
Meetings
11
Jordan: Amman
12
Jerash
13
Petra
14
Petra
15
Madaba, Mt. Nebo, Bethany-Beyond-Jordan & the Dead Sea
16
Egypt: Cairo
17
Giza, Memphis, & Sakkara
18
Oman: Muscat
19
Muscat & Mutrah
20
U.A.E.: Dubai, Dubai Khor, Al-Shindagha, & Deira

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Tampa, Florida, U.S.A. (April)
Park City, Utah, U.S.A. (July)
Vail, Aspen, & Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. (August)
Ottawa-Gatineau, Ontario/Quebec, Canada (September)

Work Trips

Maui, Hawai'i, U.S.A. (January)
Calgary, Alberta, Canada (February)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (March)
Clearwater Beach, Florida, U.S.A. (April)
San Francisco, California (May)
Salt Lake City, Utah (July)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada (September)
Cairo, Egypt (September)
Warsaw, Poland (November)

2011

China: May 31-June 17

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
29 30 31
Hong Kong:
1
Victoria Peak, & the Outlaying Islands
2
Kowloon & the Temple Street Night Market
3
Meetings
4
Meetings
5
Meetings
6
Dragon Boat Festival & Hong Kong Disneyland
7
Beijing: Tiananmen Square, Mao's Mausoleum, & Temple of Heaven
8
Forbidden City & the Great Wall of China
9
Tibet:
10
Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Street
11
Drepung Monastery & Sera Monastery
12
Xi'an: Muslim Quarter
13
Teracotta Warriors
14
Guilin: Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces
15
Yangshuo: Bamboo Rafts
16
Biking
17
Hong Kong: Temple Street Night Market & the Star Ferry
18

Short Trips & Work Escapes

California's Highway 1 from Los Angeles to San Francisco, U.S.A. (January)
Empty Quarter Desert Safari, United Arab Emirates (January)
Naigara Falls, Canada/U.S.A. (March)
Grand Canyon, Arizona, U.S.A. (October)
Krakow, Poland (November)
Orlando, Florida, U.S.A. (December)

Work Trips

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (January)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (March)
Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S.A. (April)
Hong Kong, China (May)
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A. (October)
Warsaw, Poland (November)

2012

Puerto Rico: April 14-22

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Ceiba
15
El Yunque
16
Caguas: Rain Forest Hike & Fajardo: Bioluminescent Bay
17
San Juan: Old San Juan
18
Meetings
19
Meetings
20
Meetings
21
Meetings
22
Old San Juan
23 24 25 26 27 28

Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks, U.S.A.: June 9-16

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
South Dakota: Mt. Rushmore
10
Wyoming: Devil's Tower & Grand Teton
11
Hiking
12
Mormon's Row & Idaho
13
Yellowstone: Grand Prismatic Spring & Old Faithful
14
Wolf Watching in Lamar Valley & Lake Yellowstone
15
North Dakota: Theodore Roosevelt National Park
16
Buffalo Museum & Drive Home

Southeast Asia: July 16-27

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
15 16
Thailand: Phuket
17
Phi Phi Island
18
Bangkok & Ping Pong with the Locals
19
Myanmar: Yangon's Shwedagon Paya, Sule Pala, & Strand Street
20
Mandalay: Mandalay Hill, Palace, & Monasteries
21
Bagan
22
Bagan
23
Yangon
24
Cambodia:
25
Angkor
26
Thailand: Bangkok
27
Grand Palace, Wat Pho, & Wat Arun
28

Work Trips

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (January)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (February)
London, England, United Kingdom (March)
San Juan, Puerto Rico (April)

2013

Norway: August 5-13

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
4 5
Oslo: Opera House & Viking Ship Museum
6
Sognefjord: Urnes Stave Church
7
Cruising the Fjord
8
Bergen:
9
Bergen
10
Geirangerfjord:
11
Geirangerfjord
12
Geirangerfjord
13
Trondheim: Nidaros Cathedral
14 15 16 17

Istanbul, Turkey & Italy: December 23-31

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
22 23
Turkey: Istanbul
24
Aya Sofia, Blue Mosque, & Bazaars
25
Topkapi Palace & Turkish Delights
26
Italy: Rome
27
Catacombs & St. John in Lateran
28
Colosseum & Campo di Fiori
29
Rome's Historic Center
30
Florence
31
Vatican City
1 2 3 4

Short Trips

Nassau & Castaway Cay, Bahamas (March)

2015

Work Trips

San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A. (November)
Miami, Florida, U.S.A. (December)

2016

France, & Switzerland: June 10-24, 2016

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
6 7 8 9 10
Austria: Vienna
11
Belvedere Palace & Hofburg
12
Meetings
13
Meetings
14
Scholoss Schunnbrunn
15
Meetings
16
France: Alsace
17
Colmar
18
Riquewihr & Ribeauville
19
Colmar
20
Paris
21
Kaysersburg
22
Eguisheim
23
Switzerland: Engelburg & Lucerne
24
Basel
25 26

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Dead Sea & Qumran, Israel (January)

Work Trips

Jerusalem & Tel Aviv, Israel (January)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. (March)
Buenos Aires, Argentina (April)
Vienna, Austria (June)
Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A. (October)
San Francisco, California U.S.A. (November)
Jerusalem, Israel (December)

2017

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Chicago, IL U.S.A. (February)
Orlando, FL, U.S.A. (May)
Panama City, Panama (September)

Work Trips

Atlanta, GA, U.S.A. (March)
Vatican City & Rome, Italy (April)
Orlando, FL, U.S.A. (May)
Chicago, IL, U.S.A. (June)
Helsinki, Finland (June)
Cartagena, Colombia (September)
Boston, MA, U.S.A. (October)

2018

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Orlando, FL, U.S.A. (March)
Regensburg, Germany (May)
Dordrecht, Zwijndrecht, & Rotterdam, the Netherlands (May)
Chicago, IL U.S.A. (August)

Work Trips

Orlando, FL, U.S.A. (February-March)
Munich, Germany (May)
Amsterdam, the Netherlands (May-June)
Seattle, WA, U.S.A. (November)
Florence, Italy (December)

2019

Short Trips & Work Escapes

Playa del Carmen, Chichen Itza, & ik kil, Mexico (March)
Byblos, Lebanon (April)

Work Trips

San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. (February)
Beirut, Lebanon (April)