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In search of lost memories

“I don’t remember that” A phrase that has been used on a number of occasions over the last month or so as friends, family and I have been catching up.  Stories were told that jogged more memories and we laughed

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Posted in Friends, Home, London

Snakes Alive!

The last few days in Sydney for a while and the place has certainly been doing it’s best to make a mark. The weather has been spectacular – apart from the two almighty thunder storms we had over the weekend.

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Posted in Home, Sydney, Wildlife

Whatever the weather

In a week, I head back to Europe for a few months.  The period of impatience has arrived, when you just want to be heading to the airport and setting off, getting on the way to the destination.  Final arrangements

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Posted in Expat, Food and Drink, Friends, Home, London, Photography, Travel


Today I was told that a friend had died.  It was, it seems, completely unexpected and happened quickly.  He leaves behind a young son and his partner – someone I have known for about 14 years and is indeed the

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Patchwork People

  Sydney is a wonderfully multi-cultural city and a place I personally rank up there with NYC, and London for sheer variety of languages heard on the streets.  Listed alphabetically, in the last week I have spent time or spoken

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Posted in Expat, Friends, Sydney
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Blogs I Follow
Mary Beard: A Don’s Life – TheTLS

Disconnected musings of a long-term expat

An Archaeologist's Diary

The website of Egyptologist and Nubiologist Caroline Rocheleau

Mother Of Teenagers

Give me the patience just to be

Travelling with Lyn

My experiences in Italy and the world

Love Travelling

Travel diaries providing inspiration for planning the perfect trip

Frusher on Food - A Nottingham Food Blog

A fully independent delve into the Nottingham food scene, with the odd journey elsewhere thrown in

rome tinted glasses

Picturing a life in Rome

The Irish Aesthete

This is not an Oxymoron

Places Unknown

Dmitrii Lezine's Places Unknown is fine art and travel photography from around the world. Enjoy!

Architectural Drawings, Models, Photos, etc...

Disconnected musings of a long-term expat

Georgian London

Disconnected musings of a long-term expat

Looking at the World

"For some time now I have felt the need to physically feel the World"

Il mio giornale di bordo

Il Vincitore è l'uomo che non ha rinunciato ai propri sogni.


thoughts from the forest

Unofficial Guide to Rome

Tips for surviving the eternal(y dirty) city

the Book of Bokeh

Bokeh describes the character or "feel" of the out-of-focus areas in a photograph.