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Foggy Sunset Over Porto Paperblog Pick in Expat

A Foggy Sunset Over Porto

The last two nights have been a little odd in the weather department. Fog at sunset? Either this is a common occurrence and I’m not paying attention or I just got lucky with these... Read more

Life Abroad: What Lurks Dark Corners Paperblog Pick in Expat

Life Abroad: What Lurks in Dark Corners

Something creepy happened to me while I was innocently living the expat life in Moldova a few years ago. Yes, Moldova is a country. The capital is Chișinau (I thought you migh... Read more


  • Why I’ve Been Taking a Break from Travelling

    I’ve Been Taking Break from Travelling

    Wow, it’s been a while! I haven’t posted in so long i’ve forgotten the damn password to the website. I’ve been busy though, I also have buckets of other... Read more

    The 25 September 2016 by   Petershaw1984
  • Postcards from Gran Canaria

    Postcards from Gran Canaria

    Gran Canaria was just what the quack ordered. We bonked, drank, slept, drank, ate, drank, swam, drank. You get the picture. We also giggled more than we’d done... Read more

    The 25 September 2016 by   Jackscott
  • Is Trump Even Sane?

    Trump Even Sane?

    So yes, we're still banging on about the election on this side of the Pond. Even more about the first Presidential debate that's scheduled for Monday. Read more

    The 24 September 2016 by   Expatmum
  • Top 10 Attractions on the Causeway Coast (NI)

    Attractions Causeway Coast (NI)

    Sandy beaches, cliff edge castles and a Unesco World Heritage Site. The Causeway Coast is home to many of Northern Ireland’s iconic landscapes, and it is also m... Read more

    The 22 September 2016 by   Allanmwilson
  • The Hawaii of the East! Is Sanya a Hidden Gem in China’s Crown?

    Hawaii East! Sanya Hidden China’s Crown?

    We’d only been in the air 2.5 hours and we were touching down in what felt like ‘a world away’ from Xi’an. The sky was clear, the air was warm and thick with... Read more

    The 21 September 2016 by   Mint Mocha Musings
  • Guest Blogger Pat O’Day Sleeps Over at Ballhaus Ost’s Hotel Berlin

    Guest Blogger O’Day Sleeps Over Ballhaus Ost’s Hotel Berlin

    Museum overnights have become well-established, but I had never heard of a sleepover at a theatre venue before. So I was curious when I read about theatre... Read more

    The 21 September 2016 by   Berlinnotes
  • La Traviata Revisted

    Traviata Revisted

    I was swept off to the opera on Saturday night. I’d always wanted to see the Traviata, ever since I was a small girl looking up at Julia Roberts on the big... Read more

    The 19 September 2016 by   Becomingmadame
  • Our Rapacious World

    Rapacious World

    Back in 2014, stencilled slogans appeared on the pavements along Gentlemen’s Walk in central Norwich. Highlighting the menace of domestic violence across the... Read more

    The 18 September 2016 by   Jackscott
  • Tourist Guide For Getting a Tattoo in Bangkok

    Tourist Guide Getting Tattoo Bangkok

    This is a guest post by my friend Seb who also brought you the This Is How You Start An Export Business in Thailand. Are you thinking about getting a tattoo in... Read more

    The 17 September 2016 by   Harvie
  • The China Dream: A Small Target of $15 Million!

    China Dream: Small Target Million!

    Here in China, forget about Twitter, Facebook and Instagram! They’re all banned!What you have in its place though is We Chat and Weibo. We Chat is a cross... Read more

    The 16 September 2016 by   Mint Mocha Musings


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