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American expats hail Clinton debate win

In Berlin, Americans were very pleased about Hillary Clinton’s perceived win in the US presidential debate. But some questioned whether it would actually win over any undecided voters. 1,051 more words

United States

As things are going...

Sometimes I forget I’m in China. I mean it’s not like you wake up everyday thinking, “I’m in Cleveland.” Or “I’m in LA.” Or whatever. But I sit in my house watching American TV, and eating American food, and I forget. 890 more words

Non-fiction Travel

Just 3 weeks to go

Well here I am sitting watching the TV as I type this blog. I am trying to get some small amount of enthusiasm for the next three nights ahead. 432 more words

Chiang Mai

On leaving the Lucky Country

This month I have been back in the UK for exactly one year. For the three years prior to my return I lived in Australia, Sydney’s Inner West to be precise. 1,383 more words

Culture

Surfing in the Philippines: Be sure to charge your Ipod

Surfing and skiing have the same undeniable quality; should we need to explain them to an alien as examples of human recreational actives, we would appear undeniably bonkers. 1,264 more words

Asia

Under a Month to go 

Well here I am sitting watching the TV as I type this blog. I am trying to get some small amount of enthusiasm for the next three nights ahead. 206 more words

Thailand

Life is what happens when you are busy making plans…

“So, what’s your plan for after the birth?” This was the question I was recently confronted with as the arrival of the latest addition to our clan draws ever closer. 1,224 more words

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