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Greece: calm amidst the storm.

The hardest part of travel is the first step. True enough. It was a wrench shutting and locking the front door leaving home for a long journey. Had everything been thought of and done? Oven switched off? I’d checked that … Continue reading

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┬áKiev. It was a frigid denial of spring. It was good training for a Russian winter, or to put it more accurately, the coldest spring for 100 years in the Ukraine. Or just Ukraine as the name was preferred by … Continue reading

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