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2013 02 21 - Philadelphia, PA

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2013 02 21 - Philadelphia, PA, a set on Flickr. Photos mostly from my day wandering the city February 23, 2013

Philadelphia City Hall

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Philadelphia City Hall, originally uploaded by Stephen Downes.
February 23, 2013. Looking north up Broad Street at Philadelphia City Hall.

2013 02 18 - Leirvik, Norway

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2013 02 18 - Leirvik, Norway, a set on Flickr. Photos from a brief walk through the small town of Leirvik, on the island of Stord, in Norway. Beautiful place, awful weather (photos were taken in a steady rain).

2013 02 16 - Flam-Myrdal, Norway

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2013 02 16 - Flam-Myrdal, Norway, a set on Flickr. These are my photos from the 'Norway in a Nutshell' tour I took yesterday - you travel by train and bus to Gundvangen, at the head of a narrow Fjord, then a two-hour ferry ride to Flam, the base of the famous railroad. It climbs 866 meters to Myrdal (which in winter is completely closed and empty, but beautiful). It's a two-hour train ride back to Bergen.