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... Islands Expedition, where we studied the feeding and ranging behaviour of the Galapagos giant tortoise. We have not had much contact in the intervening years so the next two weeks together will give us ample opportunity to make up for lost time. It certainly started well, conversation flowed apace – I guess in Julie’s and my case we had well nigh two months with only ourselves for company so poor Richard never knew what hit him but to be fair, he was well able to hold his ...
... are different. Near to the boat there was a portable toilet, identical to those found on construction sites and the like in the UK. On either side of it were two acorn-shaped structures that upon closer examination were pissoirs. We were amazed to see, later that evening, queues of young women waiting their turn to use the toilet whilst young men sauntered up and relieved themselves in the pissoir, quite nonchalantly. I sneaked a couple of photos through our cabin window – this was a ...
... We checked out a delicious little pancake place near the markets called Pannukakkutalo. They have a massive selection of savoury and sweet pancakes; we ended up choosing 1 each to share. I got pesto chicken, Luisa got an apple, caramel and white chocolate pancake (I think), and Alex got some meaty pancake. I tell you what, as scrumptious and they were, I don't think I would be able to have one by myself, I'd have to share 2 and have half each! They're ...
... I'm also aware that Russia isn't like Finland (or Australia for that matter) so I'll have to be really careful and definitely not my usual air-headed self.
And that's about it for now... hope you're all well, I had my first go at being homesick the other day! Not too bad considering I've been here for almost two months... still incredibly happy here though and certainly not wanting to return home yet!
... but much better than economy. 12 hours then 2 hour hour wait at Helsinki to catch a flight to Oulu. Arrived and booked into Holiday Inn with 1 hour to shower and change then off to the University school. Day 2 Oulu School visits Day 3 Day 4 Day ...
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