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Birthdays in Amsterdam

This is a bit of an ‘unrelated to Health and Fitness’ post and more of a self indulgent ‘look at my holiday photos!’ post but I’ll try not to bore you too much! 1,275 more words

Life And Me

Flags at half mast

Today is a national day of mourning in the Netherlands, in respect of the 298 victims, 193 Dutch, of flight MH17. At 16.00 we observed a minute silence to reflect on the country’s loss; and it did make me think. 281 more words


East to West: A Shock To The System

Having lived in Saigon for eight months and having become accustomed to all things Asian, it was with more than a little curiosity that I packed my bags and made ready for a family holiday in Alvor, Portugal. 953 more words


No. 1 Dreams Come True

Dreams come true. Without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them.  - John Updike

July 15, 2013

I am on a plane, and when I land I will be in Africa. 546 more words


At the airport

Hellooww guys!

I’m at the airport right now, we’re waiting for the tourist card thingy to open and that’s probably in an hour..

It’s kinda really crowded.. 95 more words


Changing planes

Jazz singers, especially those nostalgically inclined or of an earlier generation, get their kicks on Route 66, the eponymous highway that slices through the heart of the USA. 379 more words