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A little bit of traveling before the real adventure began

Filed in Belgium, Blog, Croatia, Greece, Montenegro, Netherlands, Spain by on September 29, 2014
A little bit of traveling before the real adventure began

Given that classes didn’t start until Sept. 2, I took the opportunity to travel around Europe a little bit. I have been fortunate enough to move into my apartment in Barcelona, and then travel to Amsterdam (the Netherlands), Bruges (Belgium), Athens (Greece), Budva (Montenegro) and Dubrovnik (Croatia). While I am neither an incredible writer, nor […]

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Toasters and waterfalls in Croatia

Filed in Blog, Croatia, United Kingdom by on May 27, 2014
Toasters and waterfalls in Croatia

I must admit, I was a bit intimidated by the idea of traveling in Croatia and Slovenia, states that had been part of former Yugoslavia, because of the immense amount of conflict the region has experienced over the past century. It was jarring to meet people only slightly older than me¬†who had grown up in […]

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