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Detouring in Dubrovnik

It’s hard to understand as a tourist why no one wants to stay in Croatia.

Semester at Sea decided to pull a last minute decision for safety reasons, and re-route us from Istanbul to Dubrovnik for our second port. 1,076 more words

Semester At Sea

End of Summer

Thank you summer for everything I’ll see you next year!

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My Last Sunset?

So I was here – a bucket list destination and whatever transpired I’d made it. No-one was going to take that from me, despite many medics warning me to cancel the trip. 153 more words


City Wall Defence Gatling Gun- Game Art

Just an excuse to draw a Gatling Gun, should one be required!


Day 13: Xi'an

On our first day in Xi’an, we visited the City Wall and rented bicycles to ride around the top of the 8.6 mile-long wall. Originally constructed in the 1300s, it was restored in the 20th century using bricks donated from the homes of the local people who volunteered to rebuild it. 153 more words


Heatwave in the Netherlands Part II

The heatwave in the Netherlands continues…

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China - Day Six (Wednesday 27 May 2015).... A new addition to the family

Today was the day that I have been looking forward to most on our whole trip. A visit to the Terracotta Warriors of Xi’an. As I’m sure I’ve said before, I’m a bit of a history nerd and whilst in high school we studied the Qin dynasty which included a lot of work on the Terracotta Army. 1,599 more words