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More beer!

On Friday morning I had still not resolved my accomodation issues for Friday night, but the hotel I was staying at said that the broom cupboard room in the cellars was available again, and although a little expensive, I decided I would stay there, as i was meeting a few people throughout the day, and […]

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Goal number 8 – Prost!

“Prost” is German for “Cheers”, and I have said it more than a few times today, as I achieved Goal Number 8, by attending the Oktoberfest in Munich. I arrived in Munich shortly after lunchtime, and soon found my way to my hotel, which was only a couple of minutes walk from the station. I […]

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Friedrichshafen.

This morning I made my way across London to Stansted Airport to catch my flight to Germany. I had hoped to fly direct into Munich, but during Oktoberfest the flights seem to be ridiculously expensive. So after a bit of searching on the internet last week, I found a flight into Friedrichshafen with bargain-basement airline […]

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Isn’t it ironic, don’t you think?

A little too ironic…. The author of the book “100 Things To Do Before You Die!” just died on 17th August. Unfortunately Dave Freeman had only completed about half of the list that he and co-author Neil Teplica had created. And how did he die? Running with the bulls in Pamplona? A terrible crash in […]

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