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2016: a poem

We lost Willy Wonka, Snape and Mohammed Ali, David Bowie, Prince, Dolly mag and Harper Lee. There was Brexit, Trump elected and terror attacks – Orlando and Bastille Day the worst of the acts. Goodbye George Michael, Princess Leia, and … Continue reading

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Travel Update #10

​Of course our plane was delayed. We were meant to originally take off at 8.15, then 8.35 and then 8.45. We eventually got on the plane, with everyone seated around 8.50; taxied down the runway and sat there for about … Continue reading

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Travel Update #8

VIENNA Vienna’s public transport system isn’t on Google maps (which we didn’t know – we just assumed there was no public transport from the drop off point to our hostel), so we were planning on taxi-ing. Turns out there was, … Continue reading

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Travel Update #7

Next stop: DRESDEN Dresden definitely surpassed my expectations!  On the first day, we arrived pretty early, dropped our bags off (at our kangaroo themed hostel) and walked to the old town.  We went to a beautiful castle. We were pretty … Continue reading

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Travel Update #6

Update 1//update 2//update 3//poem//update 4//update 5 I loved Bruges! The bus ride there was short and uneventful and we were staying at the drop off point so that was fun!!  The first day, we just walked around the town, going … Continue reading

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Travel Update #5

Hello from Paris!! Update 1//update 2//update 3//poem//update 4 Last I posted, we had just arrived in Munich for the end of the South Loop/beginning of the North Loop.  On the day we were dropped off, we were a bit excited … Continue reading

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Travel Update #4

Hello! If you haven’t been following my journey, here are the links to the other posts (#1, #2, #3 and I wrote a poem about all the places I stayed in Itay).  When I left you last I was one day/night into my Nice stay.  NICE Nice … Continue reading

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Travel Update #3

Last post: Travel Update #2 Since last post: (rest of) Siena, Florence and Cinque Terre. SIENA Siena day #2 was our main day, and we spent the bulk of it walking around the ‘city’ (it’s very small), and we were … Continue reading

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Travel Update #2

The last time I posted, I was partaway through my Venice leg. Since then, we have left Venice, done Rome and are now in Siena.  Post Travel Update #1, my friend and I went to Murano and Burano, two islands close to … Continue reading

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TRAVEL UPDATE #1

At the point, I have been travelling for 20 days (3 weeks tomorrow!) It definitely feels much longer than that, especially as I am unused to being away from home for so long. The rundown:  I am travelling for 4 … Continue reading

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