Special Ed's World Tour - 2012

I had to travel to India for a work assignment. I was able to stop over in Europe on the way home. There's really too much to write about here, so enjoy the pictures. Thanks to the following cities for hosting me:

Los Angeles,CA United States

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Chennai, India

Sohna, India

Agra, India

New Delhi, India

Nagpur, India

Mumbai, India

Warsaw, Poland

Munich, Germany

Berlin, Germany

Rome, Italy

Paris, France

London, England

Special Ed holding Indian currency.
Cows laying next to an Indian river.
Cows chilling by the river in Chennai.
A can of Date flavored soda on a hotel desk.
There's nothing more relaxing after a long day than a can of Dubai date flavored cola.
The exterior of the Aloft hotel in Chennai.
The Aloft on the OMR IT Expressway in Chennai. My home for a week.
The interior of a hotel room in Sohna.
My room in Sohna. This was the most relaxing bed that I've ever been in.
The exterior of the Taj Mahal.
The Taj Mahal.
Special Ed standing in front of the Taj Mahal.
Special Ed at the Taj Mahal in Agra, India.
A strret market in Nagpur India.
A typical street full of markets in Nagpur, India.
A floor toilet in the Mumbai airport.
Mumbai public toilet.
A plane wing while flying over Europe that is covered in snow.
Flying over Eastern Europe while it was pretty well frozen.
A Polish street sign.
Navigating in Warsaw, Poland was fun.
A small bottle of Polish vodka.
Warming myself up the proper Polish way.
A view of Warsaw from a tower.
Looking out over Warsaw from Taras Widowsky.
A Warsaw Uprising tribute statue.
A tribute to the Warsaw Uprising of World War II.
Marie Curie's clothing and instrumentation.
Marie Curie's clothing inside the Marie Curie museum in Warsaw, Poland.
Kielbasa in a case in a Polish grocery store.
Kielbasa in Warsaw.
Polish palace exterior lit by neon.
The Palace Of Ministry And Culture in Warsaw, Poland.
Snow on a hotel balcony in Munich.
Looking out of my window over a snowy Munich, Germany.
A neon lit modern Munich street.
Modern Munich.
A picture of Munich covered in snow from a large tower.
Looking over the historic Munich city square from the Alter Peter.
The Devil's Footprint on the floor in Munich.
The Devil's Footprint in Munich. Oddly, it is my size.
The exterior of the BMW Welt factory.
I toured the Welt and got to see how the BMW magic happens.
The exterior of the Munich Olympic park.
Part of the 1972 Olympic Park in Munich, Germany.
A picture of an airplane sign with a misspelling.
Luckily, there were no emergenies.
The exterior of the Vatican.
Heading into the Vatican. My hotel was right across the street.
A picture of The Creation by Michaelangelo inside the Sistine Chapel.
The Sistine Chapel. I took this picture right before I got kicked out.
A picture of Special Ed outside of the Vatican.
Special Ed at the Vatican.
The exterior of the Pantheon in Rome.
The Pantheon in Rome, Italy.
The exterior of the Colosseum in Rome.
The Colosseum in Rome, Italy.
The Arc di Constantino in Rome.
The Arc di Constantino in Rome, Italy.
Special Ed outside of the Louvre.
Special Ed at the Louvre in Paris, France.
The Venus di Milo statue.
The Venus di Milo inside of the Louvre.
The Mona Lisa painting.
The Mona Lisa inside the Louvre.
Napolean's formal dining room in the Louvre.
Napoleon's formal dining room inside of the Louvre in Paris France.
A placemat from the Orange restaurant chain.
I wanted the Darth Vader burger but missed it by a week. I got the Sith burger instead.
The Arc de Triomphe in Paris, France.
Special Ed standing outside of the Eiffel Tower.
Special Ed at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France.
Paris as seen from the top of the Eiffel Tower.
Looking out over Paris from the Eiffel Tower.
The exterior of the Basilique du Sacre-Coeur.
The Basilique du Sacre-Coeur in Paris, France.
The exterior of the Notre Dame cathedral.
Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France.
A stained glass window in Notra Dame.
Stained glass inside of Notre Dame.
The Eiffel Tower at night.
Sadly leaving the Eiffel Tower for the last time.
The Eiffel tower at night.
The Eiffel Tower one more time.
A stuffed Harrods' bear in Heathrow airport.
A Harrods' bear in London, England.