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“I am finding out there’s just no other way / That I’m still dancing at the end of the day…”

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Nothing will test your bank balance quite like a three month trip. I was at the end of a jaunt across the US, Canada, Cuba and Mexico; somewhere just before Palm Springs I’d almost well and truly run out of money. Even though I was a 37-year-old adult, I still called my parents and asked if they could please spot me a grand to cover the week I had left. I drove a hire car […]

“If vanity’s my vitamin…”

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I remember exactly where I was when this photo was taken. I was sitting on a cobblestone street in Prague, on the other side of the Charles Bridge towards the castle. Doorway of an old building. Starbucks hidden across the other side of the street. Not too hot and not too cold. Air infused with a golden light thanks to the combination of butter-yellow paint on nearby buildings and streaming sunlight. In a few minutes […]

“We could of had it all / Rollin’ in the deep…”

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I left my bloody runners in a hotel room in Vienna. They weren’t especially special – black Nike Frees I’d bought for about sixty bucks at a shoe warehouse on Sunset Boulevard in LA – but it was annoying to have to pay to replace something due to my own forgetfulness. Shoes are such a critical part of any trip; bring the wrong ones and you curse yourself to hours of sore feet or a […]