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Full Moon in Sri Lanka

So here we are, hot and humid. It’s May in Sri Lanka. Not the best time of year to visit this beautiful island in the sun. 548 more words

Bucket List

I’ve moved back to London and I still haven’t decided whether to go back to Perth for good at the end of the year, or just for a couple of months to celebrate my brother’s wedding. 443 more words


It's All Good 

Over the last few months, I have felt totally unable to write anything that I thought would remotely be of interest to anyone. I’ve tried time and again to find the words to write, and they have evaded me on each and every attempt. 708 more words

Cultural French/UK Differences: Brocante vs Car Boot Sale

For the uninitiated a car boot sale is an English tradition where people take their cars, full of things that they no longer want, to a venue where they then display it from said car’s boot in the hopes that it will sell. 755 more words


Some Shots Of Our New French Town...

So we’ve been living in Aubigny-sur-Nère for just over two months now and I thought it was high time that I shared a few shots of this beautiful place. 345 more words


Year 4 Summary: Still down under

Today is the exact day that I landed on these shores, four years ago to set up a new life in a new country. Today marks another year (the second consecutive year) that I have not returned to England. 1,024 more words

New Zealand

Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (47)

By Kathy Martin…

Written March 2015

Recently we (my wife and I) have had a few “feel-good “happenings, which have reinforced our love for this country and people. 1,468 more words