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Murcian Meanderings in March: Loquitohermoso's back on the road!

It didn’t take a great coincidence of ‘push’ factors to prompt me to engineer an early escape from England, as much as people would moan that i only got back from the Trip Of A Lifetime(TM) a few weeks ago… However, the confluence of a mammoth 6-day weekend due to a fortuitous shift change and very decently priced Ryanair flights was too good to pass up. 1,625 more words

World Travel

Volvo Ocean Race Preview

I love the Volvo Ocean Race!  For the 2014 -2015 race I was following and rooting for Team SCA in particular.  I would look at my phone ap first thing in the morning and the last thing at night to find out the latest information.   146 more words


Lisbon the capital of the Atlantic

There is no doubt Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, has become one of most popular destinations in Europe and not only for tourism. It is considered one of the coolest cities with a vibrant culture and a hotspot for entrepreneurs, artists, surfers, international students or scientific researchers. 476 more words

CIty Break

Knut Frostad, a Norwegian sailor, on his fascination with the sea, sailing, danger, and the Volvo Ocean Race

Knut Frostad is a Norwegian sailor, a former Olympian, Volvo Ocean Race skipper and motivational speaker. He now runs the world’s premier round the world sailing race. 17 more words

Newport getting psyched for the next Volvo Ocean Race

NEWPORT, R.I. (WPRI) — The city of Newport is building excitement for the return of the Volvo Ocean Race — although there’s still 14 months until the boats return to Rhode Island. 203 more words