Monthly Archives: February 2011

My Beachbum life in Antigua

Beautiful beach. Turquoise water. White sand. Blazing sunlight. Madam Claudia with her lovely Jamaican style accent told us to relax..she said ‘we don’t make you do anything.’ Nice! Change room and washrooms are free. Beach chairs $5. Parasols $10. Jet sky $40 for … Continue reading

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Who’s raining on my parade?

Continental, American Airline, Air Canada..Been awake for 26 hours. Been at the airport for 6 hours. After some frustrating long conversations about missing our gate time because they told us to stay in line and directed us to the wrong … Continue reading

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Goodbye T.O…Hello Caribbean Princess!

A lot of fun times being back in T.O. for 14 days! I spent a lot of time with family and friends.  Mostly celebrating the big 3-0!! Eeech! J/k. There was no big sadness or life crisis kind of moment … Continue reading

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Back to cold snowy T.O.

My first trip has already come to an end!  It has been super exciting to visit the different facilities for work and travel personally inbetween.  I can’t wait to be back on the road but for now, back home to … Continue reading

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Oh La La! Red Light District in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is 3 hours drive from Dusseldorf, where I am staying.  The drive was long and dull but the train would have costed €65 per person and we were all running low on cash at this point.  So we drove. We entered … Continue reading

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Dachau Concentration Camp

In Munich, I had a chance to visit the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial site.  It was one of the first and many concentration camps Germany had during WWII and as the “school of violence”, it experienced some of the utmost cruelties.  Over 200,000 people … Continue reading

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