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Maassa maan tavalla - When in Rome...

Elämää järisyttävät suuret tapahtumat tajuaa sellaisiksi vasta jälkeenpäin, niiden jo tapahduttua. On kuin aivot tarvitsisivat räjähdyksen jälkeen tasaantumisen ja tyvenen, jotta ne huomaisivat mitä uusi kokemus tosi asiassa toi tullessaan, tai mitä oikeastaan edes tapahtui. 702 more words


Weekend shout-out from Oxford & Woodstock

ON the back seat of one of London’s iconic black cabs, our legs and feet become a barricade for toppling luggage in the stop-start Friday night traffic. 1,130 more words

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SCE to hold meeting with expat engineers

The Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE) will hold a meeting this week with the chairmen of foreign engineers and architects’ groups at its headquarters in the Saudi capital. 106 more words

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Daily Travel Podcast

I had a crazy awesome experience a couple of weeks ago.  I was interviewed by Nathaniel Boyle of the Daily Travel Podcast.  To truly understand how all this went down we need to rewind a bit.   451 more words

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A Season of Losses

Its been a sad couple of months, starting with our cat’s death, and a friend’s death. We grieve Pete, we miss him, and we ask ourselves if we made a big mistake thinking a knee operation would be the right thing, if he would have lived happily without it? 1,324 more words

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The start of a new month means the search of the Beijiing Free Magazines so we can organize our social life: places to visit, outing to do, new restaurants to try. 20 more words

Life In China

One Year On

This time a year ago exactly, we were spending our last full day in Harpenden.

DorkySon had toddled off to his wonderful nursery for the last time, and he would come home a few hours later laden down with gifts and cards and photos of himself hugging the staff. 776 more words