Dwight Peck's personal Web site

Winter 2017-2018 -- so far

Good fun, far from the Trumpian horrors

You may not find this terribly rewarding unless you're included here, so this is a good time for casual and random browsers to turn back before they get too caught up in the sweep and majesty of the proceedings and can't let go.

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Coming off an intangibly rewarding summer on hydrobikes in northern Wisconsin, USA . . .

. . . and a wetlands study trip featuring a dredging operation on the Upper Mississippi River, here are:

Some odds and ends as we decompress from our travels and prepare for a few more

A few views of the Aubonne River, 24 September

A visit to the Barrage d'Hongrin, 1 October 2017

Some views of Interlaken, Switzerland, and of Rosenlaui

Alison and Mark's visit, 3-6 October 2017 / Mont Tendre with Dr Joe, 15 October

The berghotel Rosenlaui, 3 October 2017

The 'Romantikweg' above Rosenlaui, 4 October

Kleine Scheidegg, Eiger views, and hike down, 5 October

Mont Tendre in fine weather, 15 October 2017

A visit to Lisbon, Portugal, late October 2017

First impressions of Lisbon, 27 October 2017

Lisbon's Museu de Arte Antiga, 27 October 2017

Lisbon flea market, and National Pantheon, 28 October

Lisbon's Castelo de São Jorge, 28 October 2017

Lisbon walkabout, 29 October 2017

Sintra, Portugal, and the National Palace, 29 October

Belém, maritime museum & Belém Tower, 30 October

Museu de Arte Antiga and Belém monastery, 31 October

Autumnal interlude

Mont de Bière Devant in the fog, 19 November 2017

Les Grangettes on the lake, and Melvin the Doge

San Marino and Emilia-Romagna, Italy, mid-December 2017

Settiimo Vittone and a stop-off in Ferrara,
12-13 December 2017

Comacchio on the Adriatic Sea,
14 December 2017

The Republic of San Marino in the rain,
15 December 2017

Rimini on the Adriatic, in the rain,
16 December 2017

The walled city and castle of Gradara,
17 December 2017

Pesaro and Fano on the Marche seacoast,
17 December 2017

The Fortezza di San Leo
18 December 2017

Another look at San Marino's clifftop towers
18 December 2017

Back to Rimini and the Museo della Città
19 December 2017

Moving on to Longiano in the Romagna
20 December 2017

Historic Cesena and the Rocca Malatestiana
21 December 2017

Brisighella and the Donkeys' Street
22 December 2017

Forlimpopoli and Bertinoro near Forlì
22 December 2017

Vogogna in the Ossola valley
23-24 December 2017

January interlude

A snowshoe walk to the Chalet de la Croix
31 December 2017

Views of Fribourg, Switzerland, on a grey day
10 January 2018

Not much snow above Bassins, 14 January 2018

A fine snowy day in the Jura, 11 February 2018

Lodi trip, 19-28 February

March follow-up

Forest scrambles above Marchissy, 3 March 2018

Memory tests in the forest of Grande Rolat, 14 March


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