Hiking the Grand Canyon

One of my life long dreams came true: I finally visited the Grand Canyon. And though I was planning on a run, I decided it was just not practical: too many visitors and the path was just not wide enough to skirt around them all the time. So instead of making a nuisance of myself […]

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Running in Jacksonville

On a work trip I spent a few nights in Jacksonville, Florida. I had hoped to schedule a run a the beach but unfortunately that did not happen. While i was there, there were thunderstorms every afternoon so it was hot and humid and I couldn’t go out for a run. So I had to […]

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Running in Chelmsford

Another work trip and this time I’ve ended up in Chelmsford, Massachusetts. It’s north of Boston, but I won’t be able to visit the city this time around – it’s a quick trip in and out. I have been here before and used the hotel gym, simply because it is no fun (not to mention […]

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Running in Seville

When my sister told me she wanted to celebrate her birthday in Seville (Sevilla) it didn’t take me long to decide that was an excellent idea! After visiting Granada, I’d heard that the Palace in Seville is close in beauty, and of course the people from Sevilla claim the it’s better than the Alhambra. So […]

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Running in Granada

Have you ever been to Granada? It’s an old city in Andalusia, Spain. I’ve been there a couple of times and I love visiting the city center as well as the Alhambra. If you can manage it, try to be there the week before Easter Sunday, when Spanish people celebrate Semana Santa (Holy Week). The […]

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It’s A Big World. I’m Running It.

A few days ago I saw this new running video. ASICS is starting a global advertising campaign, β€˜It’s a big world. Go run it.’ The campaign wants to inspire people around the world to get up and explore running. No matter what the reason or the motivation, there are always roads to run and places […]

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