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Tagged With: Europe

Ten things it is better not to do in Europe

I have lived in Europe for long enough now to have figured out a few things it is better not to do. Don’t make too many trips from Bratislava to eat a lemon tart that you discovered in a cafe in Vienna because soon your jeans will not fit and people like your husband will … Continue reading »

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Senior Citizens Sizzling at Sziget

Now that we live in Europe and are almost senior citizens, I feel it is important to attend cultural events such as music festivals (old people like to feel they are cultured) especially if we also manage to get free tickets (old people like free stuff). Kiwi band Moana and the Tribe were playing at the … Continue reading »

Categories: Bungling Around Bratislava...and other places, Sleepy husband blogs, Travel blogs | Tags: , , , | 6 Comments

Screaming, Abusive Language and General Disturbing Behaviour.

What follows is based on true events. Some may find the content disturbing. Names have been changed to protect privacy. Our story begins last Saturday morning in a living room somewhere in Europe. There is one man, one woman and one dog in the room. The man  is lying on the couch. The dog is … Continue reading »

Categories: Bungling Around Bratislava...and other places, Neurotic Nitwit blogs | Tags: , , , | 21 Comments

Reflections from a very unhappy dog.

Howdy folks,  Bunce here (the dog) and I don’t know about you, but all this blah blah blah about living in Europe is really getting on my nerves. It is time people heard my point of view as believe me, I have issues! Firstly, I was uprooted from my nice sunny home in South Africa … Continue reading »

Categories: Bounding along with Bunce, Bungling Around Bratislava...and other places | Tags: , | 24 Comments

Bungling Around Bratislava

Welcome to my first blog from our new home in Slovakia. First the good news: The Castle and the architecture and atmosphere of the historic center of Bratislava is fantastic. The  old buildings and cobblestone streets with lots of funky cafes and restaurants remind us that we now live in Europe. IKEA: I may have developed slight addiction issues to this great store and just … Continue reading »

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A Secret That I Can’t Share.

I have a secret that I shouldn’t tell you yet,  but it involves us moving to Europe (oops now you know that we are going). I won’t be blogging for the next couple of weeks as Greg and I are leaving for Berlin and Bratislava tonight. He has meetings in both places and we will meet up with our son in Berlin and I will look at apartments … Continue reading »

Categories: General blogs on things I am not very good at, Travel blogs | Tags: , , | 4 Comments