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Travel Thursday 17/11/11 – Most Memorable Meal While Travelling…

Al-Jazira cafe/restaurant – Morocco Now this is my kind of category – food and travel!  I note that the prompt is “most memorable”, not “best”, which is a very different thing in so many ways. Among several candidates, I am … Continue reading

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Travel Thursday 10/11/11 – Your Favourite View…

Firstly, my apologies for getting a bit behind on all my regular weekly blog stuff in recent weeks, it has been a very hectic period of work and I have not had a lot of time spare for blogging.  Hopefully … Continue reading

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Travel Thursday 13/10/11 – Favourite City

Your Favourite City You’ve Visited Liverpool This is a tough category, one of the toughest.  I’ve always been a city boy, and while I love countryside and scenery I am always more at home in an urban setting.  Most of … Continue reading

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Travel Thursday 15/9/11 – Place With The Friendliest People

I must admit, I have been fortunate to meet a huge number of friendly and welcoming people on my various travels over the years, but the choice for this category is actually quite an easy one.  With a very honourable … Continue reading

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Travel Thursday 1/9/11 – Most Unusual Place You’ve Spent A Night Whilst Travelling

On a mail trolley in Freiburg railway station, Germany My year studying in Germany (94-95) was one of the best times of my life.  Not only did we have to do minimal actual studying (improving our language skills was the … Continue reading

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Travel Thursday 18/08/11 – Your Most Frightening Travel Experience

Jumping Off A Mountain Not so much frightening, more nerve-wracking as it involved facing up to, and overcoming one of my big fears. I’ve never been scared of heights as such, but I have always had a fear of being … Continue reading

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Travel Thursday 11/08/11 – Your Saddest/Most Upsetting Travel Experience

Pont Adolphe Saddest, most upsetting – to that you can add awful, distressing and disturbing, and with a lasting effect on me. It was 2002, and I was on a European driving holiday with my sister.  The first night we … Continue reading

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