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Plans, Planes and Plasterboard Pallets

I first met Cornelia (see Cornelia’s blog at https://cornelia13.wordpress.com/ ) some years ago in Brasov.

She seemed intelligent, curious, sociable … and spoke incredible English (with intuitive understanding of both idiom and my – some would say peculiar – sense of humour). 776 more words

Allotments

Day 1. Starting our journey to Bangkok

The start of a new adventure and a ‘new’ country for us visit!  I woke up with nervous excitement but having everything packed and ready was able to enjoy a leisurely breakfast at home before setting off. 404 more words

Travel

Gate 49

Sunday 8th May 2016, 12.55pm (day 1,718)

In the first 1,520 days of the blog, that is, up until my return from Estonia last October, 341 of the pictures were taken outside the UK, around 22.5% of them. 90 more words

Daily Post

Dublin in a Day

“Dublin in a day? You must be mad!”, said friends and family. “Well actually, more like five hours..”, I said… It was a dreary day in the office when I was scouting the net for bargain flights with no particular plan in mind. 16 more words

Dublin in a Day

“Dublin in a day? You must be mad!”, said friends and family.

“Well actually, more like five hours..”, I said…

It was a dreary day in the office when I was scouting the net for bargain flights with no particular plan in mind. 721 more words

Lifestyle

30 Hours Awake

After landing, clearing customs and making my way towards the exit area of the airport, I was in a sudden state of clarity that I had no clue where I was going or what would come next. 894 more words

Adventure

Long flight layover? Sleep at the airport. (Manchester airport)

I’ve only ever slept in an airport once which was only a couple of weeks ago at Manchester airport, my flight was at 5:55AM to Amsterdam for another connecting flight to San Francisco. 357 more words

Travel