Category Archives: Travel

It’s been a while…Preparations for a Trans-Continental move…

…and how it almost killed me.

Yes, I know, it has been 3 months since I last wrote an entry. A lot has happened, but not enough to blog about it every day and bore you to death with the intricate details of the torture that was the preparation for this move. Here is a distilled version of what we’ve been up to: Continue reading It’s been a while…Preparations for a Trans-Continental move…

The Waiting Game

Royal Mail…Hello!?!—

It sure feels like that there is a lot of “waiting” happening around the house these days. Yes, we are all busy with work and the daily routines, but there is something else going on as well.

“Have you heard anything about your application?”“no”
“Have they sent you anything yet?”.“nope”

The sound of crickets chirping….. Continue reading The Waiting Game

188 Days, 0 Hours, 1 Minute and 4 Seconds to Go

So here it is…our blog!

All I wanted to do was post a picture or two on Facebook, but no! Friends wanted us to post our progress on a blog. …Ta-da! I am here to please.

What happened so far:

I was born in Austria and lived in Austria, Germany and Ireland during my early years. After living with my wife in the US for the past 27 years, it is time to head back to Europe.

Over the past 2-3 years I felt increasingly fenced in / anchored down. We have lived in our present house for the past 13 years. 13 YEARS!!! I have never lived anywhere for this long before. Continue reading 188 Days, 0 Hours, 1 Minute and 4 Seconds to Go