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Hey there, sparky!

In my previous post, I talked about how important it is to change the oil of your new used car immediately after purchase. I now have something new to add to the service list: spark plugs. 264 more words

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Restart (aka bit of an essay, would love to hear your thoughts)!

I think my severe lack of blogging recently stems from the fact that my whole life feels a little intransient or ‘temporary’ at the moment! Since returning from a whirlwind and thoroughly rewarding six months spent in Europe I have: 923 more words

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Pingyao

The lonely planet describes Pingyao as what you would imagine when thinking of China. What it’s referring to is the old city which avoided heavy redevelopment that has happened across China. 818 more words

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Quirk of an old car

I got stuck in the parking lot of our local supermarket tonight (for a few minutes, anyway). I just popped in to grab a few items so I was back in the van in no time. 232 more words

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Getting to know Chennai, India

Chennai, the sixth-largest city in India and 31st-largest urban area in the world. Chennai, on the list of Lonely Planets top ten cities in the world to visit in 2015. 278 more words

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Out with the old, in with the new (oil)

It’s always good to give a your new used car a full service because you can never be sure of how it was treated by its previous owner. 247 more words

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Visit to Machu Picchu - Ollantaytambo - Cuzco Cusco May 2015

Planned and tickets bought six months before the trip, I visited Peru in May 2015.  I had always wondered if Machu Picchu would be worth the expense.   643 more words

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