Why not listen to this southern states anthem... Dixieland. Can you see all the spelling mistakes in the lyrics, I think they are trying to illustrate the sound of the "southern drawl".…Continue
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I just realised that I get annoyed when some phrases become popular. The first one is "pot, kettle, black ". This is a popular short form of "the pot calling the kettle black". Joe: "You are useless…Continue
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Why are Manchester United the most successful football club to promote their club globally? Why is it fans from many countries follow MUFC? Why do many more people chose to follow MUFC than say…Continue
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Difficult on a 15 day trip to document all the interesting and enjoyable things, but it easy to choose food.(2)
Food: 17 July, Jablunkov, Czech Republic, Fish
This meal was at a highly recommended fish restaurant at Jablunkov in the south of the Czech Republic. I went with my son and his girlfriend and a friend of theirs from Zilina, Slovakia. After a short drive we met with another friend who cycled in front of our car…Continue
Posted on April 17, 2013 at 11:00 — 14 Comments
Nearly everyone has to thank the members of their family for their help, advice and assistance. Teachers too, are there to help you apart from the education. There are also other people you met, for a short or very long period to whom you are very grateful.
So, leaving out family members and teachers can you tell us about any others in your life? Who are these people? How did they help you? Did you ever thank them?
There are at…Continue
Posted on April 13, 2013 at 15:30 — 24 Comments
Difficult on a 15 day trip to document all the interesting and enjoyable things, but it's easy to choose food.
Food: 19th July.Zilina, Slovakia. Traditional Slovakian dish: Dumplings.
You cannot leave a country without trying a traditional dish. I was taken by my…Continue
Posted on April 8, 2013 at 9:30 — 25 Comments
Sadly the last day of this trip. I stepped outside the hotel and met the day, grey with a fine drizzle, I walked around the by now familiar area of Temple Bar, taking photos of pubs, buildings and council offices. This year Ireland holds the Presidency of the EU, the European…Continue
Posted on March 19, 2013 at 8:00 — 33 Comments