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Category Archives: Italy & Europe

Day 324

A month shy of ten years ago I was at Aviano AB, Italy, TDY.  This is a panorama of my room in the Lodge on Base.  Nice digs! ~Curtis in Aviano!  {!-{>

Day 346

The Dilylife Wife and I went out to Seattle to see the DD#2 for a long weekend.  We drove to Levenworth, Washington, the first night.  They have dressed the town up as an alpine village, and Christmas is especially fun there.  There are several German Restaurants, as well as European style shops. * ** * […]

Day 152…at last!

It has been a year and a day since I retired.  We didn’t even try to imagine it way back in 1984! And now it is someone else’s turn! ~Curtis, retired, all over the place! {!-{>

Day 046

A church or civic building with a clock tower in Maniago, Italy, north of Aviano, January 2009. ~Curtis in /\/\onTana! {!-{>

Day 044

The Alps from the air.  Some guy took elephants through that! A closer view. ~Curtis in /\/\onTana! {!-{>

Day 043

A full moon rising over Italy…   ~Curtis in /\/\onTana! {!-{>

Day 042

In 2009 I spent six weeks in Aviano, Italy, doing background investigations.  It was also at the start of this photo a day blog!  That part seems to have disappeared and I have not yet found the right backup file to restore it.  This was the first night there.  I couldn’t sleep…I flew through too many […]

45 Years ago Today!

Man returned from his greatest adventure.  The actual walking on the Moon part was only rivaled by the fact they actually got home alive…   A great link for the landing on the Moon, and eventual return to Lunar orbit: http://www.kenrockwell.com/tech/2009-07-22.htm  It is reverse chronology so scroll do and work your way up.   And the […]

Day 324

On our way home from Yellowstone a couple months ago we stopped in at the Cost Plus World Market in Bozeman.  The Dailylife Wife wouldn’t let me get this for the Dailylife Daughter #2…Bummer… (iPod photo) This chance may never come again! ~Curtis in /\/\onTana! {!-{>

Absolutely Fascinating!

The Ghosts of World War II: The photographs found at flea markets superimposed on to modern street scenes Images depict almost transparent soldiers racing through our streets as they look today Fascinating series shows contrast between wartorn cities in the 1930s and 1940s and pleasant neighbourhoods now Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2219584/Ghosts-war-Artist-superimposes-World-War-II-photographs-modern-pictures-street-scenes.html#ixzz29nZpExWP