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The EU values your time

In a recent post, I’m not a heartless hijacker, I chronicled my recent prolonged first-cancelled, then-delayed flights from London’s Gatwick airport to Toronto, Canada. With an overnight delay involved, the events had a snowball effect that thankfully had a safe landing, even though we arrived one day late. 453 more words


Britain, EU agree on Brexit divorce bill: report

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The agreement still leaves two major questions unanswered: expatriate citizens’ rights after Brexit and the future of the Irish border

British and European negotiators have reached a deal for Britain to pay tens of billions of euros to leave the European Union, according to media reports Tuesday. 451 more words

Current Affairs

Gold leaf from Napoleon's crown fetches 625,000 euros

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A gold laurel leaf removed from the crown Napoleon Bonaparte wore to his coronation

A gold laurel leaf removed from the crown Napoleon Bonaparte wore to his coronation sold for 625,000 ($735,000) euros at an auction in Paris on Sunday. 133 more words

Current Affairs

Germany to spend 10 million euros to help clear mines in Syria: media

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany will spend an initial 10 million euros to help remove mines from the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, the Handelsblatt newspaper said in Friday editions.

How much does a visa actually cost?

There’s about 2 grand in hidden fees… In addition to all the little fees I’ve decided to write about my thoughts on the prices involved in living in Spain. 886 more words


Prague, Czech Republic - A City With All the Bells and Whistles

Prague is one of those soon-to-be iconic cities. Lots of people have been traveling there as of lately, and I definitely see why. With amazing public transportation and something to do around every corner, it’s a traveller’s paradise. 1,212 more words


Job interview

An unemployed person goes to a recruitment agency and tells a clerk:

“Do you have a job for me ?”

Clerk: “Yes, we have jobs in Mallorca, 20 hours a week, swimming pool, six thousand euros a month, breakfast and champagne…” 8 more words