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... try another guy. A couple saw us sitting there clearly upset and were saying to the train guys you really have no room? They kept saying no so with them we headed over to a guy who was standing beside the other guy we had already asked, and the other guy was telling him no no no there's no room they have to wait till morning, and the new guy saw our tears (might of helped), my ten euros, the amazing couple that was begging them, and ...
Burns Night was celebrated in true Scottish style, probably the best Burn's Night we have been to starting with the haggis being piped in by the pipe Major followed by the captain and crew.
The ship's doctor Dr. Lauder gave an excellent rendition of the Ode to the Haggis completely from memory with no cue sheets, most impressive ...
So after returning home to sunny Reading for 3 weeks, working at Sakura night club to get some extra cash, which really messed with my sleeping patterns. Spent a lovely christmas with the family and saw my friends before flying off again. We had planned to work in Santiago in Spain at a hostel that had accepted us to work there, and so we booked our flights and sorted everything out before we even arrived back in england in December. ...
... We forgot being tired for a while, and had a great time make introductions and communicating back and forth with our newly gained, but still highly rudimentary Portuguese language skills. Mostly, truth be told, Marcela translated, with assistance from sister Maria, who, unlike her Portuguese-only parents, is also very good at English.
But it is amazing how well one can communicate with people who speak another language by your expressions, gestures and actions. ...
... of the Douro make for dramatic bridge building, and great views from the top of these stratospheric bridges. We crossed on the bottom span of this two-level bridge, then worked our way through Ribeira and gradually uphill.
By the time we left the house of Henry the Navigator, born here, according to legend, in the late 14th century, the fog was yielding to sun. The route we were building had a predecessor – ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed