Category Archives: Travel Notes
I’m on my way home. Soon there will be new posts. The blog will continue to chronicle my experiments with mathematics teaching. So hang on.
It’s Friday night and I must say that I’m a little homesick, or rather familysick. I’ve been on the road for six weeks and it will be nice to go back home. So forgive me if I write some more … Continue reading
Being a European, travelling in the US a few times, I’ve learnt the following three rules of eating out: 1. Avoid fast food places at all costs – even if it means going to bed hungry. 2. If the place … Continue reading
Still lagging behind. During the Saratoga week I went to Bennington College on Monday and Tuesday in nearby Vermont. It’s just a short trip and I passed the Saratoga Battle Monument from the Revolutionary war and stopped in the little … Continue reading
When I lived in Saratoga Springs I always bought the Sunday NYT. It lasted a week. I’ve been doing that during this trip too. The best parts, I think, are the Sunday Review and the Book Review. There is also … Continue reading
It is, or it was, mid-trip (my record tend to lag a week behind the flow of the moment). I came back to Saratoga Springs last Saturday night. Came back – because Saratoga is one of the 5 places on … Continue reading