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Day 188 - Borovets Baby!

On the Thursday we got up early, grabbed  showers and packed up our belongings. We walked to Friedrichstraße station to get the train to Schonfeld airport. 514 more words

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Bye Bye Besançon

I’ve finished my work, packed up my things, and thrown away all my holey socks in the hopes of having enough space to fit a decent chunk of Comté cheese in my suitcase. 1,468 more words

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Crying about Fictional French People...

Hello! It has apparently been just over a month since I wrote my last post. Not quite sure what happened to writing every week but there we go! 658 more words

Hot chocolate at Coutume

I first went to Coutume with my friend Luke. He was introducing me to one of his favourite cafés, and I was very impressed that the staff there recognised him and even asked after his life! 259 more words

Hot Chocolate

10 things I learned in Italy

Or is it learnt. I don’t know. Anyway, recently I took a trip around Italy. Spending a week to myself gave me some much needed time to think. 169 more words


Don't tell anyone, but I left the bubble: Strasbourg in pictures and poems

I went to Strasbourg for 3 days to visit my young friend Tom (https://tomfproctor.wordpress.com/) and practice my French. I don’t really have time to write a proper post, but here are numerous photos-with-commentary and a few poems for NaPoWriMo (national poetry writing month). 1,234 more words

Vers la fin

What a triste but accurate title: je vais quitter l’Alsace on Friday. It was only this time l’année dernière that I was told my application had been successful; where has le temps gone?! 1,681 more words