Wishing everybody the best of holidays!

Here is wishing that all my readers have a great holiday and a wonderful 2020.     Photo by Ralf Meier. A narrow gauge steam locomotive on the Öchsle Museumsbahn in southern Germany. The railroad is about 135 kilometers (84 miles) due west of München.

A visit to the National Capital Trolley Museum

Only just 13 miles north from my house here in DC is the National Capital Trolley Museum. A few Sundays ago I had an occasion to visit it: Two of our friends from Perth, Australia were in town and had expressed a desire to take a look at this museum. It had been some years […]

Not all is what it seems…

Eagle eyed reader Sartenada has informed me that I was mistaken regarding the old church in Hyvinkää, which I mentioned in my previous blog entry. Apparently that church is really not that old. That honor seems to go to the Church of Vöyri (Vörå in Swedish). Here is the link for more information on Sartenada’s […]