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Category Archive: Europe

Feb 20 2015

Malbork Castle

Why and how on earth did I end up at yet another castle?  Well, I promised one of my students that I would visit Malbork Castle.  Then, after reading about it, and passing it on the train from Warsaw to Gdansk, I felt I had to go.  Anyway, I seem to have written so much about …

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Feb 17 2015

Canterbury: Things to See and Do

I had wanted to visit Canterbury for such a long time, but somehow it never happened until last year when I was finally able to tick it off my list.  It’s so close to London that I didn’t have an excuse for not going.  You know what it’s like, though, you visit far-flung destinations, and …

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Feb 13 2015

Fat Thursday and Doughnuts

One of the great things about being an expat is that you learn a lot about the traditions of the country in which you are living.  I’ve learned so much already in the four months I’ve been here.  One is that Christmas goes on forever.  Okay, so I’m exaggerating a bit, but not much.  Christmas …

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Feb 10 2015

Expat Life: Four Months In

I had no idea what to post for today.  There was no need to fret, though, because my subconscious mind was on it without me knowing.  I found that out when I bedded down for the night.  I was all comfy and warm, tucked up in bed, when the idea came to me about updating you …

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Feb 06 2015

Spiš Castle: An Unexpected Find

In Europe, it’s difficult to travel around without coming across a castle or three.  Well, it certainly seems that way because I have seen and written about a few castles I have accidentally stumbled across during my travels around Europe in the last couple of years.  I haven’t needed to actively seek them out. So, …

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Feb 04 2015

The Charm of Kosice

While I was interrailing around Europe a couple of years ago, I had planned on visiting Kosice (Košice), but my plans changed and I never made it there.  Instead, I went to Bratislava, Slovakia’s capital city.  I’m not sure what it was, but I just wasn’t overly impressed.  I didn’t want to stay there for …

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