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Monthly Archive: July 2018

Take 42: First Impressions

I remember when I first came to the Czech Republic. I was experiencing first impressions every five minutes! Firstly, the language. OK, yes, I know I laughed at Lenka… but when you’re learning a language in your native land, you tend to only encounter the things you’re learning. You’re out […]

Take 41: England. At last.

Well, we did make it to England after all. The cancelled flight was a bit of a pain. We only found out when we were all packed and ready to go. It was so disappointing. All the other flights that day were fully booked, so we gave up and went […]

Take 40: At the Airport

I’m not a very regular traveller, but I do travel. But my flight had never been cancelled before this year. Then this year… twice! I don’t know why today’s flight was cancelled. I was so busy trying to rebook us on another flight that I forgot to ask. But last […]

Take 39: Staycation vs. Workation

Being a freelancer is wonderful! You’re free, as the name suggests, to choose what you do and when. You get to do the projects you want to do when it suits you best. Got a picnic planned for Wednesday afternoon? Or your mum visiting for a week? Or perhaps you […]

Take 38: Somewhere to Stay

I’ve never really liked hotels. I find the experience rather sterile. Firstly, there’s reception. No sooner have you walked through the doors than three matching smiles turn towards you and stay fixed on you until you explain why you’re there and prove you weren’t just trying to use their bathroom. […]