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Gothenburg – Canals, Architecture and Fish

Gothenburg – Canals, Architecture and Fish

“Not all those who wander are lost.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien The three statues in the square outside the Clarion hotel sum up Gothenburg for me, hear no evil, speak no evil, and see no evil.  There are three, based on the three wise monkeys I suspect,  one with his hands over his eyes, the other his ears and the final one his mouth.  During the day they are one creamish translucent colour and are quite high up so it is…

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Gadget-free in the New Forest

Gadget-free in the New Forest

“And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my soul” – Unknown My first trip of the year was to the New Forest in the south of England.  This year I have decided that I would like to see twelve new places.  As I am still working full time, most of these are most likely going to be over long weekends.  A friend has organised ten hikes in ten countries in Europe and I am hoping…

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