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Stockholm: a weekend in the city of the pickled herring

Stockholm: a weekend in the city of the pickled herring

Here I am again, in front of a blank page and ready to fill it to tell you that I’ve been traveling again… It was about time, I hadn’t been on a plane since the end on January and I was starting to have withdrawal symptoms… I moved job again but I’m still not rich nor famous so I had to choose destination as usual: Skyscanner on the Web, what’s the cheapest flight this term? It was Stockholm (£35 for…

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How to spend a (good) day in Eindhoven

How to spend a (good) day in Eindhoven

Eindhoven means something like “the last sections of approximately 14 hectares of land” and I swear by Wikipedia which is my favourite thing on the Internet. That’s economy of language… Following the thread from the previous post, we were in a bus headed to Eindhoven, enjoying that unusual but pleasing feeling of having a blue sky over us, when we ticked off the first item on our to-do in the big city: The Evoluon. Which is a giant spaceship, former…

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Day 6. Police, incidents and the island of Sentosa

Day 6. Police, incidents and the island of Sentosa

I think that this entry really is going to be short, given that we spent practically all the morning “moving papers”: going to a luxurious police station (of the sort where they’re even allowed to have people), reporting the phone loss, counting all of the awards received by the personnel (it seems the police there are very much adored by the public, although what I’m not sure of is if that adoration is a totally voluntary feeling, wink wink), and…

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