Archive for June, 2013

Time flys

Posted by CobyR on June 24th, 2013

My month so far: 1 – 2 – Parents visiting, getting ready for trip to Sweden 3 – 14 – travel to and tour Sweden 15 – 16 – travel to Lincoln City for Amber’s college graduation and celebration 17 – first day back at work and get my parents to airport to head home […]

Technology yet again…

Posted by CobyR on June 12th, 2013

Driving up Söderköpingsvägen on the way from Öland to Stockholm.  Just got my laptop out, plugged it into my iPad that is using a prepaid Telia SIM card and I’m on the internet with my laptop in the car.  Not a big deal today, I’ve done similar posts from 30,000 feet in the air on […]

Sweden Adventure Day #5

Posted by CobyR on June 8th, 2013

June 8, 2013 Note: These are notes – I will update this post with pictures and more writing after the trip. 8ish get up, awesome getting so much sleep – feel wonderful! drive back through Toreboda to Fägre check out the grave yard across from Fägre Kyrka turn on video camera – so I can […]

Sweden Adventure Day #1

Posted by CobyR on June 4th, 2013

June 4, 2013 Today was strange… spending 9 hours and 23 minutes on an airplane, followed by a 60 minutes to run from one end of the airport (Gate E) to the other (literally Gate B35) at AMS, and clear Customs.  It was a challenge, made it with about seven minutes to spare. Then a […]

Sweden Adventure Day #0

Posted by CobyR on June 3rd, 2013

June 3, 2013 Today started a bit early, got up finished packing clothes, make final gear decisions, get that packed up. Went and had breakfast with my Dad at Jake’s Diner in Bend – they have an awesome Country Biscuit breakfast, then we headed back to the house.  Bend Cab company showed up 10 minutes […]

Sweden Adventure Day # -1

Posted by CobyR on June 2nd, 2013

June 2, 2013 2:41 PM Pacific Time Another fairly relaxed day.  Dad has been doing genealogical research on Kelli’s family line.  I’ve started to pack up my backpack with all of my electronics and photo/video gear.  Pictures to follow latter today, once everything is packed and ready to go.  We made a trip out to Best Buy […]

Sweden adventure about to begin

Posted by CobyR on June 1st, 2013

June 1, 2013 My parents arrived at RDM yesterday I picked them up about noon, returned home, finished out the workday with my team. Today I’ve booked a Volvo S80 or similar car for the 4th to the 14th, picking it up at the Arlanda airport near Stockholm.  I also booked our hotel (my father […]