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Travel In Budapest – A Gluten Free & Vegan Guide

Finally, I found myself in Budapest.  Well, I did not just find myself there I went there.  On purpose.  I have heard so much about it.  Lashings of adjectives like beautiful, romantic attached themselves to travellers summations of the spirit … Continue reading

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Travel In Germany – Leipzig

I arrived into Leipzig on the fast (70 min) ICE train from Berlin.  The fare was not cheap (costs between €29-40) and I could have taken the more leisurely 2 hour, €8 bus, but I was impatient to get here.  My … Continue reading

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Monte Alban. Tripping through Mexico. [with slideshow]

The sun if soft on mismatched chairs.  ‘Goooaallllll,  real madrid’, is being screamed into the room from a TV screen.  Three waiters are transfixed, whilst in the corner the left arm of a gold Japanese plastic cat is waiving on … Continue reading

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Travels en Mexico – Mi Corazon

Anzuelo y el Sedal. (Hook. Line. Sinker.) Mexico…. 3 days (tres dias) and I’m already captured by its charm! You know how you can like a person on sight; decide to buy a house before you’ve even nosed around all the … Continue reading

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Argentine Travels – La Boca & somedays life just doesn’t play ball…with photos…

UPDATE! It continued… After the saga with the bike lock and having picked up another bike, I took to the bone shaking cobbled streets with my two wheels and peddled about the gridded streets.  I happened across some great cafes … Continue reading

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Never too late to kick it!

Three weeks ago the UK water authorities declared us in a drought situation.  Since then it has rained every day since.  But we British are enduring fellows.  The British ‘stiff upper lip’ is well-known to be lying over a row of … Continue reading

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Has anyone seen Higgs Boson?!

Though I may only grasp a nano particle of the scientific notions surrounding the Big Bang, or the thoughts on string theory and black holes, and just what has been sucked into their light lorn centres, I have found like … Continue reading

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Foodie goings on in Brighton

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The Brighton Food Festival has kicked off!

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Ideas for free/inexpensive things to do in London – Spring Forth!

My mind is a bit rattled right now.  Information overload is tugging on my skirts like a child demanding immediate attention.  I’m going to do the equivalent to a telling it to ‘go out and play’, whilst I attempt to remember which way … Continue reading

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Fizzy Fun Fermentation Class

 Most of us are foodies…right?  I love finding out how to make stuff and the science behind things I’m a geek, it’s what we like). When you are travelling for extended periods of time, you get to a point when you’re … Continue reading

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