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6th November, 1992

We’ve had another eventful week. Brownies is held in the hall at school and as we waited for it to finish my little one was playing on a pile of gym mats. 385 more words


waterways that were once roads

Oct 2014 

Chennai, India

The arrival of the rains this week have created a change on my journey to work. Now goats stand on top of each other to shelter under eaves, plastic bags are the fashionable headwear for gentleman and ladies drape their sarees over their heads and dare to raise them above ankle height to wade through the waterways that were once roads. 

30th October 1992

It’s half term this week and we’ve really benefitted from the break. We went for a picnic in the Lions Park at the end of our road one day with various families we’ve go to know. 327 more words



I must admit a year or so ago when bought the house in Thailand, I was so looking forward to moving in and arranging things. 700 more words


Building An Expat Business - Finding My First Supplier

Today I would like to talk about my first supplier here in Italy and how I found them.

During my first 6 months in Italy I spent my time (as previously mentioned ) studying for an Advanced Diploma in Import and Export. 427 more words


On Spain

I was just thinking about the many foreigners living in Spain and what brought them here.  I think it fair to say that in the majority of instances, the deciding factor was the weather and different lifestyle.   474 more words

Brasov in a Day

Any of my friends will tell you about how I rave about Romania. All too often the reaction I get when I tell people I taught at a summer camp there is, ‘urgh wasn’t it horrible’. 303 more words