Sometimes it’s tough being tall in Europe!

I am learning that much of Europe was built to accommodate people much shorter than my six foot five inch frame. This blog will go dormant for about a week and a half while we enjoy a vacation visiting a close friend of Nancy’s in the Basque country, but until we return, here are a few candid, unscripted shots of me finding out the hard way that I am taller than most Europeans.

The basement hallway where we keep our bikes.  Ouch!

The basement hallway where we keep our bikes. Ouch!

A passageway through the wall of the old city in Lucerne. Bonk!

A passageway through the wall of the old city in Lucerne.

The entryway to our room at the hostel in Nice. Doh!

The entryway to our room at the hostel in Nice. Doh!

Getting into our mini-cooper rental car. Clank!

Getting into our mini-cooper rental car. Clank!

Ascending thenstairs at the University of Geneva library.  Doink!

Ascending the stairs at the University of Geneva library. Doink!

I’ve learned –finally– to duck.

Thanks for following my blog. Back with more enlightening posts in a couple weeks!

Swiss Sojourner.

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