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Camping along the French Atlantic Coast: Biarritz

After a very disappointing start to our road trip, which included a pit stop in a La Rochelle truck stop for some much needed shut eye and then a waste of €100 at six o'clock in the morning for the...

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Euphoric Europe

I was honestly dreading the day when I would have go to Europe...

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I’m Moving to Torino for Eataly

That's it, I am moving to Torino. I find myself for the first time in this wonderful place called EATALY, and i wish I had a tent, 'cause I would pitch it right here and...

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Things to Consider on a European Road Trip

I've just returned from a road trip through France and Spain with four of my Irish friends.  We booked cheap Ryanair flights from Dublin to Nantes, rented a car, and took off for the 'Murphy's Law'...

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My travel journal from Europe, July 2007

July 2nd Oh my gosh, I am on the plane to Shannon, Ireland, I cannot believe that about a year of planning...

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Flip Flop Graveyard: La Tomatina

Outside of Valencia, this small village known as Bunol hosts something equivalent to Glastonbury, minus the music and, instead of mud, everyone is flinging tomato-bits. La...

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Instant ChapStick: A Few Thoughts on Take Away Food

The golden arches have taken over the globe, but in Ireland, Mickey D's, or Mack-ie Dee´s as they say over here, has some competition with the local chipper. Chipper? Beside...

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When the Races Get Ritzy

It’s no surprise that Ireland indulges in what many consider ‘vice’ in the States. There are pubs on every corner, typically beside a bookies.

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Getting There is Half the Trouble…

The pilot's voice came through the speaker, announcing our landing.  "We apologize for the delay.  Local time is 1: 40 PM."  My dad and I looked at each other in horror.  Our flight from New York...

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Fish for Pizza is Unappetizing, I believe.

     Before leaving for a two and a half week trip to Germany last year, I was sure of two things: I was sure that my idea of life outside of the USA would be nothing like the reality of the experience,...

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