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Exploits while working in Lyon, and beyond…


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Week 27: New York Citay

The final chapter of my big adventure... Monday Our flight arrived from Heathrow at about 4:30 and by the time we got to our hotel it was around 6, or 11pm London time. By this point I was pretty keen... Continue Reading →

Week 26: Lyon/Paris/Shropshire/London

Lyon From Rome I flew back to Lyon where I barely got to say hi to my mum before I had to head into uni, suitcase in tow, to basically make sure they had my grades and were going to... Continue Reading →

Weeks 25-26: Bravo Italia

Hi all! I'm back on home soil straight into a week of horrifically cold and stormy weather, and what better way to prepare for my 9am start back at uni tomorrow than a late night slaving over this? This edition... Continue Reading →

Weeks 23-24: Vienna to London

Wrote this on the bus from La Spezia to Venice via La Garda and Verona, outside temperature 35 degrees. I think I did pretty well, considering! It’s a longie but a goodie, if I do say so myself. Don't want... Continue Reading →

Week 22: Athens and Budapest

Hi all! I'm catching up slowly and surely; still on the go so this isn't up to my usual calibre but yolo.  Also I've been battling hotel internet in three different cities now trying to get the photos to load... Continue Reading →

Week 21: Provence and the Côte d’Azur

Hi all! I know it’s been ages, but I’ve been far too busy travelling and doing interesting stuff to write this. The 8-hour bus ride from Berlin to Amsterdam finally provided the perfect opportunity to try and catch up. I... Continue Reading →

Weeks 19-20: Feels like freedom!

Hi all! If it wasn't obvious from the title of this post, I'm officially a free woman and have finished uni for the semester! This post is going to be quite short as I've done a lot of (attempted) swotting... Continue Reading →

Weeks 17-18: Paris au printemps

Hellooo Exciting post this week! I actually did stuff (= went to Paris for 5 days with my friend Sarah)! Yay! Paris day 1 Day one started in true fashion getting up at an illegal hour to catch a train.... Continue Reading →

Weeks 15-16: Smells like summer!

Aloha bloggerinos (this is a reference, though I doubt anyone will get it). Not tooo much to report this week. Marseille Last Saturday I hauled myself out of bed at an ungodly hour and after far too little sleep to... Continue Reading →

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