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Reboot…

rebooting…  

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London Pubs

It is hard to miss the pubs when in London, they are located on almost every corner.  On my third night in London, one of my good friends from Spain arrived and we met up at a Pub near the … Continue reading

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London Day 2

That First night, I just could not sleep… After walking all over the Queen’s city, drinking a few pints of pear cider, and being jet-lagged, I was physically exhausted.  But the adrenaline pumping threw my veins prevented me from getting … Continue reading

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Brook Silva-Braga’s One Day in Africa

Brook has finished his latest film, “One Day in Africa“, which premiers later this month at the Cleveland film festival.  Unfortunately I will not be there, but judging by the trailer it promises to be another hit.  As always Brook … Continue reading

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Calling Home – London Day1

From my room on the Seventeenth floor, I can see Hyde Park off to the north… but not much else recognizable.  First order of business… touching base with Home.  Now if you’ve been to Europe, you’ll know cell phones are … Continue reading

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On the ground in London, England

My flights went well, the first flight was a short hop from Austin (AUS) to Houston (IAH).  The Great Bargin that I had found was on British Airways – leaving from one of their departure cities, and Houston was the … Continue reading

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Departure Day has arrived

After only a few weeks of planning, My mini-adventure is set to start.   I’m about an Hour out from leaving for the Airport, and I think I have everything I need, neatly pack away into my backpack.  I’m a little … Continue reading

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Sites I like to Follow

Long ago in my Bloggin Life, I decided that I would probably not become the infamous writer that I dreamed of.  Oh, Mainly because, it takes a lot of talent, dedicated time, and a lot of adventures…  So I decided … Continue reading

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Backpack Ordered

Ok, I ordered this backpack on Amazon Friday… got an Email Sunday that says it may not ship till Tuesday with a delivery time of 2-7 days.  This is cutting it really close, since I leave a week from Tuesday.   … Continue reading

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One Week out, And I’m thinking about my next Trip.

Against my better judgment (I’ll explain later what that means), I’ve decided to take a Trip to London.  The basic rationale is that I have a week of vacation left over, and need to use it by the end of … Continue reading

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