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Gaudi – art, life and death in Barcelona

Antoni Gaudi name is most famous in relation to Sagrada Familia, he was a modernist architect that lived in Barcelona . We spent a couple days in Barcelona and our free walking tour guide Vera was so good, we signed up to her Gaudi tour and I learned a lot!! Modernist movement lasted from 1880s …

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Motivational Roadblocks

Roadblocks

Have you ever noticed that as soon as you make a decision to save for something the huge roadblocks seem to appear out of nowhere? It’s like a Universe is giving you an entrance exam . Would you be a deserving participant in this life course? Well I wasn’t entirely shocked when only 2 months …

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Health Musings about cooking (with a recipe at the end)

Musings about cooking (with a recipe at the end)

I haven’t always loved cooking, I actually remember myself 10-15 years ago disliking it. Maybe it was because I HAD to do it having a child at home or maybe because I grew up with parents that were not enthusiastic cooks. I remember clearly that making dinner every night felt like I was under duress. …

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Motivational The dream evolved

The dream evolved

12 months and 4 trips to Vanuatu later we are now proud owners of our own slice of “heaven” (even the island “Espiritu Santo” means “Holy Spirit” in Spanish). It is hard to believe that almost a year ago we were busy selling our family home of 9 years , anxiously waiting for the offer …

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Asia Kowloon park – an oasis in a bustling city.

Kowloon park – an oasis in a bustling city.

  Wanting to try what busy streets of Kowloon felt like I left the hotel at 11 am ( oh the luxury of staying in bed for couple of hours when you don’t have to go to work). The plan was to walk a couple of blocks to check things out before heading to the …

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Advice Challenging trip to Victoria Peak.

Challenging trip to Victoria Peak.

  The Peak is one of the main Hong Kong attractions and I knew that the views would be amazing so Ive decided to spend my afternoon taking a tram up to Victoria peak which is located on a different island (Hong Kong Island). The idea was really great… in theory. In reality it was …

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Asia Ferry from Macau to Hong Kong.

Ferry from Macau to Hong Kong.

Choosing to leave on 10.30 am ferry I quickly had breakfast and headed to the reception. The free hotel shuttle was at 9.30 but not wanting to risk and arrive late I’ve opted in for a taxi which were plentiful outside the Sheraton where we stayed. When the bus driver went towards airport I thought …

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Accomodation Macau -it’s not just for gamblers.

Macau -it’s not just for gamblers.

This place is not just for Gamblers, in fact I haven’t stepped into one casino in my two days there. Every Year for the last 5 years I’ve been fortunate enough to qualify for my company’s Annual Global Ball, this years it’s in Macau. My company had organized charter flights from all around the world and …

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