Archive for October, 2006

Fifth Avenue – NYC 2006 – Part 3 of 4

October 17, 2006 By: erik Category: Food, Geeky, Photos, USA, Videos

On Saturday, October 14, 2006, we hit Fifth Avenue. We had already done the southern part between Rockefeller Center and the Empire State Building, but that’s not where all the memorable stores are.

Empire State Building – NYC 2006 – Part 2 of 4

October 16, 2006 By: erik Category: Photos, USA, Videos

On Friday, October 13, 2006, we got up at 6:30 AM, both because of internal timezone confusion and a plan to get on live national television.

Lower Manhattan – NYC 2006 – Part 1 of 4

October 16, 2006 By: erik Category: Food, Photos, USA, Videos

We got up at 4:00 AM on October 11, 2006, packed our suitcase, and headed for the airport to head to the Big Apple, having decided to go, purchased our tickets, and reserved our hotel room only 10 hours earlier.

Blogging from Apple Store

October 14, 2006 By: erik Category: Geeky, Photos, USA

I’m in the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue. That’s all. I’ll post a picture I just took with this iMac when I get home.

Blogging from Hotel in NYC

October 13, 2006 By: erik Category: News, USA

I just fed a $1 bill into this computer and it gives me 10 minutes.

Destination: Big Apple

October 10, 2006 By: erik Category: News, USA

I think I’ll go to New York tomorrow…

Sunset Timelapse

October 09, 2006 By: erik Category: Timelapse, Videos, Weird

I took this video with my webcam over a year ago. It’s cool to see the stars (or planet?) follow the sun after sunset.

Spanish Traffic Ticket

October 09, 2006 By: erik Category: Complaining, Musings, Spain

I got my first Spanish traffic ticket this past weekend. It all happened like this…

Weekend in Madrid

October 08, 2006 By: erik Category: Photos, Spain

We went to Madrid this weekend, to see a little more of the city and to visit with some friends that we don’t get to see very often.

Happy Birthday, Grandma!

October 06, 2006 By: erik Category: Family, Music, Videos

Here’s a little song I wrote for my Grandmother’s birthday tomorrow.