For now I have here only a few archives of travel photos. The
photos are presented as unedited scans done with a Canon FS4000 film
scanner at 200 dpi. Comprehensive travelogues and photo archives to be
Please, do not link directly to the photo pages. They are not at a
stable location. Link to this page instead.
- Basque Country - Road
tripping from Paris down to the Basque country to surf. Biarritz,
France and San Sebastian, Spain. August 2002.
- Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia - A trip
to Kazan, the capital of the Russian republic of Tatarstan (via
Moscow) to attend the CAFe party. August 2002.
- Sarek, Sweden - Hiking with
snowshoes and freeriding with snowboards in the north of Sweden.
Summary of travels
- 19th World Jamboree, Bolivia and Chile, Dec 1998 - Jan
1999 — La Paz, Bolivia; Putre, Chile, San Pedro de Atacama,
Chile; Iquique, Chile, Santiago de Chile, the Jamboree at
- ISOC, San Jose, California, June 1999 — Visited the
Internet Society's annual conference in San Jose. Few days in New
York City (introduction to Manhattan), San Francisco (hip) and Santa
- IETF, Oslo, Norway, July 1999 &mdash With Setok and
Partycle visiting the Internet Engineering Task Force meeting. From
Helsinki to Stockholm by boat. Lodged at Loke's. Train to Oslo. At a
summer hostel while attending the IETF. Train back, a night at a
hostel in Stockholm and by boat back to Helsinki.
- Lapland, Finland-Norway-Sweden, August 1999 &mdash With
As, Wiztom, Setok and Ravel at Karigasniemi. Took a trip to the
Arctic Sea... for swim. Returned home by way of Norway and Sweden to
Stockholm and then a boat to Turku.
- The Millennium, London, UK &mdash Enough said.
- USGP, Indianapolis, Indiana, Aug 2000 &mdash The inaugural
US Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. With As, Wiztom and
Akuo. Also New York City, Boston and Cambridge, MA.
- The Andes, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Jun 15 - Aug 1, 2001
&mdash The great overland solo trek from the Pacific to the
Atlantic. Peru: Lima, Cusco, Puno. Bolivia: Copacabana, La Paz,
Coroico, Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Argentina: Buenos Aires.
- Basque Coast, France and Spain, Aug 2002 &mdash Flew SAS
via CPH to CDG. With an Avis car drove down to Biarritz, stop-over
at Le Mans on the way. Some time in Biarritz, then to San Sebastian
and back to Biarritz for last day of surf. Heavy drive north to
Paris. Via CPH to HEL without having the stomach to do Paris.
- CAFe Party, Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia, Aug 2002 &mdash
Train from Helsinki to Moscow arrived in the morning. Day in Moscow
and then with another night train to Kazan. Cafe in Kazan. After a
post-party day or two returned overnight to Moscow. Survived
independent subwaying and saw VNDKH and cosmonaut museum. Returned by
train to Helsinki.
- 20th World Jamboree, Thailand and Laos, Dec 24, 2002 - Jan 25,
2546 &mdash World Scout Jamboree in Thailand and associated tour
of northern Thailand and Laos.
- Sarek National Park, Sweden, 7.-17.4.2004 &mdash
Snowshoeing and snowboarding.
- Pyrenees and Basque Coast, France and Spain, Aug 26th - Sep
24th, 2004 &mdash Hiking in the French Pyrenees with Cauterets as
the base. Quick trip to Andorra. Surfing in Spanish and French Basque