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Why reading the Sunday papers depresses me

Living in Chalon, it’s difficult and expensive to find newspapers in English so I signed up to get the Sunday Times on line. After reading my first edition last Sunday I felt depressed. 893 more words

People We Have Meet On The Gap Year

Hi Ho Hi Ho- It’s off to work we go!

We have only five weeks left on the boat before we return home for good.  We have had a great adventure and year off. The year has flown and now it’s back to reality so I spent this week polishing up my C.V. 496 more words

On The Journey

Happy New Year to All at home in Ireland or Geneva and here in Chalon.

On this Gap Year we have learned to go with the flow. Because of our car problems we will now be celebrating New Year with Rodger Collins and his friends on his barge Silhouette in Chalon, not as planned in Portsmouth with Neil & Bernie. 454 more words

People We Have Meet On The Gap Year

New Year in England Deferred!

Update on the broken car. First, we have had to cancel our planned visit to England to celebrate the New Year. On top of this, last night was the coldest we have seen (-4 degrees) and there was ice on the inside of the boat windows this morning! 422 more words

C'est La Vie - The Boat

We nearly did not make it to Geneva and family for Christmas

Tuesday we planned to go to Geneva by car to stay with my daughter Louise and her family for Christmas. We were up at 7 am, Nuala has an appointment to get her hair done and 9 am and we planned to leave to leave at 11 am but we never got there that day. 564 more words

On The Journey