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Summer 2017 Eats

Black bean tofu tacos with guac
Black bean tofu tacos with guac
Cheese selection at Fred Meyer
Cheese selection at Fred Meyer

The cheese selection at the Fred Meyer on Seward Highway in Anchorage, Alaska has a much better cheese selection that the local grocery stores back home.

Cauliflower tacos at Rustic Goat in Anchorage
Cauliflower tacos at Rustic Goat in Anchorage
Salad aboard international United Business
Salad aboard international United Business
Ravioli in first on United
Ravioli in first on United
"Arme Ritter" at Affäre in Kansas City
"Arme Ritter" at Affäre in Kansas City
Ramen at Komatsu in Kansas City
Ramen at Komatsu in Kansas City
Black bean burger at Harry's Country Club
Black bean burger at Harry's Country Club

Shoal Creek Living History Museum

Remains of Stollings House
Remains of Stollings House

Shoal Creek Living History Museum is a humble, admission-free nearby park featuring 19th century Missouri buildings. The 1885 Stollings House recently burned to the ground.

Buffalo at Shoal Creek
Buffalo at Shoal Creek

Birthday Weekend in Berkeley

Takeoff over northern Kansas City
Takeoff over northern Kansas City
Nice views at vegetarian Greens Restaurant
Nice views at vegetarian Greens Restaurant
Visiting my middle school, which has seen significant changes
Visiting my middle school, which has seen significant changes
My old apartment building in San Francisco
My old apartment building in San Francisco
Third Eye Blind at the Greek Theater
Third Eye Blind at the Greek Theater

Alaska 2017

Fish at the Alaska Sealife Center in Seward
Fish at the Alaska Sealife Center in Seward
Puffins at the Alaska Sealife Center in Seward
Puffins at the Alaska Sealife Center in Seward
Rental car along Turnagain Arm
Rental car along Turnagain Arm
Nice views along the highway through the Seward Penninsula
Nice views along the highway through the Seward Penninsula
Lake Hood, the busiest seaplane base in the world, just behind the hotel
Lake Hood, the busiest seaplane base in the world, just behind the hotel
Debugging at the NOAA Arctic Testbed
Debugging at the NOAA Arctic Testbed
Nice drive along the Matanuska River outside Anchorage
Nice drive along the Matanuska River outside Anchorage

Zürich

Grossmunster on the Limat
Grossmunster on the Limat
Croquettes at Cafe Odeon
Croquettes at Cafe Odeon

The stylish Cafe Odeon opened in 1911 and was quickly a destination for big names of the era, like Albert Einstein, Benito Mussolini, and Vladamir Lenin. The weather was warm through most of the trip and especially so in the Swiss Plateau thus cool drinks were very welcome while the general lack of climate control in town was not.

Tofu salad at Pot au Vert
Tofu salad at Pot au Vert
Old town Zürich
Old town Zürich