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European Travelling 101: Planes, Trains, and Buses... oh my!

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By: Megan Stephenson

Europe is a popular travel destination and there are a lot of options for getting around. Megan helps keep it simple and explains the pros and cons of European travel.

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From Copenhagen, Denmark

I'm a biology student from Copenhagentakinga semester in the Arctic at the northernmost university: UNIS, which is situated in Longyearbyen on Svalbard. I live in an old mining barrack with other students from all over the world. ...

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AdHoc & JenZa

From Victoria, Canada

Currently we are taking a self imposed sabbatical. Jen is a civil servant in aboriginal negotiations and Adam is a student. We love to fish and ride bicycles so we're off for six weeks to do both. Upon return, we'll be moving from Victoria to Kamloops....

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Kate Leach

From York, Great Britain

The 22nd October 2007 will be the beginning of a so far unfulfilled dream that has been eating away at my brain for the past 11 years. The time has now come to throw myself hole heartedly in to this travel experience of a life time. I have been conforming with the British life style now for far to long and want to brake the mould and hit the road. Bangkok is the first point of call and the plan from there is ?well there is no pl...

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From Coimbra, Portugal

My name is Ricardo I am from Portugal and currently i live in San Francisco,CA with my wife. I  am easy outgoing, i have a terrific sense of humor and i love to travel ;)....

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Southern France

Experienced By: d_weisk

*If you missed part 1 of the blog, just click "Engaged in Toblach" at the top of the page. Leaving Rovinj we headed north along the coast and made our way to a long Caribbean beach like peninsula just south of Venice proper. Here we met with Sven, a good mate from Australia and his partner Katrine and daughter Lynn. It was great to see a familiar face! &... Read More »

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Heathrow Airport, England

Experienced By: lamundsen

The Champagne wine countryside is very beautiful and would lend itself well to cycle touring/wine tastings. Again for another year as our time was pressing. From there we headed north traversing a number of WW1 battlefields, as timing would have it just as the red poppies are in full colour . It seems beautiful until one thinks of the horror and devastation that happened there not so terribly long ago. We camped on the south ... Read More »

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Cross country skiing Japan!

Experienced By: d_weisk

Skiing Japan!(For more pictures and blogs of the rest of Japan, see previous blogs). Well another ski season has come and past and with that many great memories. This past December, Laure and I were fortunate to travel to Japan for several weeks to sightsee and ski. Most people don't associate Japan with skiing at all, and if they do, they think deep powder skiing, surely not... Read More »

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Nicaragua , 2015

Experienced By: ben_debbie

Starting  a  new  journal  to  share  some  of  our  experiences  on  this  5  week  trip .   Starting  out  with  a  glitch  as  our  first  flights on January  20th   were  cancelled  due  to  a  foggy  evening  in  Kelowna , but  rescheduled  for  the  ... Read More »