What not to miss on a trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco

My personal 3×5 tips for a California coastal trip In July, I flew from Scandinavia to Los Angeles with my husband and two teens and rented a car for seven days. Here are my recommendations to a coastal California trip: Los Angeles Walk of Fame, Hollywood: Staying in Hollywood Loews Hotel with great city views, we… Continue reading What not to miss on a trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco

Daring rafters and hot hikers in Grand Canyon

River rafting trip on the Colorado River in Grand Canyon When my children were younger, they did not like giant water slides. And it suited me fine. These kinds of adrenalin rush are not for me. Nevertheless, this summer I went rafting together with 18 people (including my now more adventurous teenagers and four guides)… Continue reading Daring rafters and hot hikers in Grand Canyon

Stolte skolebørn??

(English extract below) Der tales meget om ligeværd, tolerance og rummelighed i den danske folkeskole, mens konkurrence, flid og disciplin nærmest er blevet fyord. I min optik har vi mistet balancen. I dag hørte jeg i nyhederne at “det er uklogt at være klog og ambitiøs i den danske folkeskole”. Elevernes egen formand stod bag udtalelsen.… Continue reading Stolte skolebørn??

Titler til salg…

(English extract below) Uddannelsestitler er nyttige, fordi de indikerer hvilken form for viden, bæreren af titlen har tilegnet sig. Udfordringen er at gennemskue kvaliteten af de enkelte uddannelser i den voksende jungle af universiteter verden over. Jeg forlod mit job og flyttede med min mand til Holland pga. hans arbejde. Jeg besluttede at benytte lejligheden… Continue reading Titler til salg…