Tag Archives: Travel in the UK and Europe

Truffle Pasta in Rovinj, Croatia

Jared and I drove to Croatia on a whim. Once we decided to go to Piran, Internet research led us to a little spot known as the Istrian peninsula, a place I had been unaware of until now. If Istria was located in Indiana, everyone would know about it. But because it’s north of Croatia’s […]

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Reminiscing About Fun in the UK

I have this problem. After I’ve left a place, I start to forget about it. Korea, for example. I lived there for two years. Five months ago today, we left. And now it seems like a weird, distant dream. Jared and I are currently wading through the paperwork required for my Australian De Facto Partner […]

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The Making of a Lifelong Working Holiday

  This big crazy adventure of mine started in Ireland back in 2003. I landed in Dublin with an absolutely enormous suitcase and a copy of the Lonely Planet Ireland, completely unprepared for my working holiday visa experience. I hoped that I’d feel an instant sense of home when I arrived in Ireland. Or, as […]

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