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Buenos Aires 7 : It’s Not every day you kiss a gaucho.

To the Ranch                                                                             … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires 6 – Travel Agent to the Tango via the Orient.

Getting the ferry Tickets With no trips planned, this was my shopping day and my first port of call was the Buque Bus Ferry offices to organise my day trip to Uruguay on Saturday. There were two day trips on … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires 3 Inspiration for a Poem

More Trips My first Monday in Buenos Aires, a city I was falling in love with at every corner, I did two trips. A city tour in the morning, giving more opportunity to explore places I had only glimpsed from … Continue reading

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Morocco 3; Shopping, Cooking, Eating.

I discovered Moroccan food via one of my fav cookbooks – Claudia Roden’s “Mediterranean Cookery”, while in Spain. My cooks fingers and senses demanded to use the abundance of fresh quality produce in other dishes. The spices in the Moroccan … Continue reading

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Why Write a Fairy Story?

Having become accustomed to the funny looks when I tell people I am working on a fairy story I thought it would help by putting some background to my motivation in a blog post. I loved being told stories as … Continue reading

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