Gold Rush Legacy and a Small Airplane, Summer 2017, Part I
It was not love at first sight. She was standing on the short cut grass in front of a one-story building and you could tell that she has been wandering the wild of the Canadian North for a very long time. I did not find much enthusiasm in her look at me either. And yet, towards the end of our two week romance, I called her Princess with all the passion of my heart.
She was a Cessna 172, born in 1975. The paint was peeling off at places I did not even know existed on an airplane. But, as many bush pilots would be quick to point out - paint is only an added weight that keeps you from pushing more useful stuff, like fuel, food or game, to the inside of an airplane…
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A Tranquil Northern Italy Retreat
“As a pilot for many years, I have been able to experience some of the most unheard-of cities and countries. With already checked off destinations through a by-foot-tourist bucket list, I started over. My new bucket list of airborne experiences first led me to exploring southern Europe. I was ecstatic for my trip to commence. I was going to hit some of my favorite destinations that always left me in a feeling of awe every which way I looked, but now from a bird’s eye perspective”. You will not only be able to indulge in wine country of Tuscany and Northern Italy, but remain astounded by the beauty of the Alps and the Mediterranean as you fly over them.
Words cannot come to mind to describe this once in a lifetime trip. You will be left feeling extremely overjoyed by the breathtaking views of the Central Alps and surrounding mountain ranges, the quaint countryside of the Chianti region in Tuscany, and finally the slice of paradise found in the western coast of Italy in Elba…
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A Trip To Moonland - Most, Czech Republic
Many thoughts of the Czech Republic are immediately directed toward the capital of Prague, the beautiful countryside, the romantic feel of the cities, and castles of all shapes and sizes. But, many are shocked when they hear about a well-known TV series directed and filmed in the Czech Republic breaking through the noise and attracting many viewers. Most! is a TV series based on the unique physical and social aspects that the literal area Most, Czech Republic has to offer.
The town of Most is situated in Northern Czech Republic and home to very controversial opinions, in regards to the history of its land. What once used to be a royal town known for its both cultural and allegorical monuments was turned into a coal mining town. Some group of individuals discovered that there was a whole other world underneath the existing Most, one that would come to be a long lasting coal mining town…
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A Central European Dream
Why do people travel? That’s easy. People love seeing new places, learning about new cultures and their people, and maybe the biggest of all, experiencing the historical influences of destinations. If these are your motives for traveling, then a luxurious aviation tour of Central Europe will satisfy every dream you have ever had. This real-life dream will expose you to anything and everything from a flight over the Central Alps, Southern Bohemia, the Danube River, the charming streets of Salzburg, and enchanting aspects of Innsbruck, Austria surrounded with endless greenery. Trust me when I tell you, you won’t want to wake up from this dream.
As the dream unfolds, you will be completely astounded by the scenery in each country that you will fly over and yet even more by the historical influences you will feel when walking the streets
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Peaks and valleys of Colorado
Out of 96 “fourteeners”, mountains with more than 14,000 ft (4267 m above sea level) in the US, in the State of Colorado you can find 53 of them. Even valleys with famous ski resorts such as Aspen, Vail or Telluride are elevated up to 6,000 ft (2000 m). Colorado's Rocky Mountains offer extremely challenging conditions and aviators from all around the US come there to brush skills of high-altitude navigation, canyon flying and mountain ranges passing... (read more here)