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Culture Shock Melegis

Did you know that tyou can suffer from culture shock even when you speak Spanish? You may already know that I moved from Barcelona to Andalusia, Southern Spain back in 2006. Even though this is over 10 years ago now, I want

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The Rows Chester

Chester – A Winter Break Each December I return to U.K for Christmas. I do love Winter Breaks in the UK.  This year I visited Chester. After visiting family and friends I spend a few days getting to know other

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Chatsworth Derbyshire England

Holidays in England Most people have the idea of Summer holidays spent on the beach reaching chick lit or the latest thriller. My idea is to escape to hot Spanish summer and enjoy the British Summer. After living abroad for 15

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Afternoon Tea in London London is a great place for afternoon tea. This has become a ritual each time I return to the UK. Of course I enjoy the wonderful cakes and delicious sandwiches which are served but the real highlight for me is

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Sintra UNESCO World Heritage

Following on from the post about UNESCO sites in Spain that I have visited..(8 and a half so far at the end of 2012). Out of curiosity I took a look at the full list to see if I had seen

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 Living abroad I notice that alot of people around me regularly attend English language schools. They seen to have a basic idea of the language. I can see that the problem is generally getting up to the next level. Advanced,

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