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Oct 8, 2017 - Helgoland

Back again? The weather has been dismal since leaving Belgium. The hurricanes that I missed in Florida have pursued me to Europe. For the past 2 days virtually the entire German rail system has ground to a standstill. I'm in Cuxhaven, a little port on the North Sea, hoping for the weather to clear enough for the ferries to run. The seas can be treacherous, something I experienced on a Navy "observation platform" back in 1978. But that's another story. Helgoland is an island about 70 kilometers to the Northwest of Cuxhaven. It was a German...

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