January 5

Activities: Bus Tour of Turin. Car Museum. Quote of the Day: A passionate woman is worth the chaos. (Seen printed on a store window during the bus trip). Used the map to locate the square and then the side street to take a photo. Found it using the most direct route. Insight of the Day:…

January 4th

Woke up at 3:45am to get a taxi to Stockholm’s Arlanda airport. Exhausted but excited. Walked out to see Stockholm covered in a blanket of snow. The city is silence in both color and sound. So different than when I arrived after Christmas. Quote of the Day: Just Do It. (Nike) Not earth shattering but…

Pre-Trip: December 2016

Drama with shoe lasts. After multiple google searches, following up on leads and phone calls, I learned a lot but still had no last. I found: Melker.se teaches shoe design in a small Swedish town near the Norwegian border. There is no shoe real shoe industry in Sweden and therefore no shops selling lasts. A…