Category: Travel Blog

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Its not that time

So as I posted previously I was moving to Crete, well that move happened a week ago.  For the last week I have been in a nice 5 star hotel here in Hersonissos where I have been learning the ins and outs of being a rep.  Met soo many amazing people and have had such an…
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68 Päivää

68 Päivää just 68! 68 until I will be in my FAVORITE country ever!  A country where I feel at home, a country I feel safe, a country that many people go WTF too, that is right in 68 days I will be in Finland.  An early flight to Amsterdam then a short flight to…
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Tervetuloa Suomi

Is it not such an amazing sight, the Aurajoki at dusk, in the background we see Turku Energia, the tower has the Fibonacci Sequence in large red lights, a beacon for a wary traveler looking for his house after a drinking session in the local pubs, or clubs, may been Monk, Dynamo or even Forte, this…
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Plan is to plan a plan to plan my plan to plan my plan

Well not really but the tongue twister is needed as I need a wee bit of humour. The plan is to finalize a plan to get as many countries as I can in as this will be my last year of being able to afford to travel for a while as this time next year…
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Its the Final Month

So in one month we leave for 3 weeks to Greece, a country that has been on mainstream media for the last few weeks due to the financial situation. Am I concerned about my holiday, no. My flights to Athens are secured, my accommodation is through a friend who is gaining money, and that will…
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Time is Ticking

With just over a month till we go to Greece, everything is starting to finally come together, dates for everything are now confirmed. Naxos accommodation is now booked. Ferry tickets are now booked. Got some new clothes purley for Greece. New sandals. New shades. Just need to buy a new pair of trunks or two…
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Νάξος εδώ ερχόμαστε

We all know the song by Nickleback, its been parodied alot recently but lets modify it slightly: “Look at these photographs Every time I do they make me laugh How did we get so red? And what the hell is around my neck And this is where I fell in love I promised my friends…
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Its Ticking Down

The day is slowly approaching as the schedule date gets closer, 23rd July, seems far away but to me it’s not, 3 weeks in Greece, 3 weeks in the Sun, 2 weeks in Athens, 1 week on Naxos. It’s been too long since I was on Naxos, 2012 was the last time, but to see…
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They have WIFI on the buses!

Goodbye Finland, goodbye Turku I will miss you that is what my thoughts were when I woke up this morning, a long day of travelling ahead of me, today I go to Estonia, to be precise Tartu in Estonia, this will be the furthest south I have ever been in Estonia, my last trip was…
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The China Syndrome

After a very long lie on Sunday I decide to say FUCK THIS and just stayed in the hostel all day, I was meant to be meeting Teppo but got busy doing other things, then when I realised the time well it was too late, the event of this day was going to shop to…
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