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Its Now Getting Real…

Today I picked up all our Flight tickets, Tour tickets, Hotel tickets, Train tickets etc from Di our travel agent from Travel Escapes…

Tad excited now to have all this is my hands…

Not long now…

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Posted by on August 23, 2013 in Travel

 

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A Gift…

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From my travel agent Di from Travel Escapes as a reminder of my first ever overseas holiday… Its she sweet…

 
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Posted by on August 23, 2013 in Travel

 

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2 Weeks To Go…

Oh wow its getting closer to my adventure to the other side of the Pond…

Tomorrow I am visiting Di who is my travel agent at Travel Escapes to collect all our paperwork… Then I think it will be even more REAL…

I still need to vote and to exchange currency and to load a Money Travel Card from the Commonwealth Bank with funds…

Then a final going over of my luggage and a list compiled of stuff I am taking…

Oh and a final clean of my camera gear after the weekend…

The next 2 weeks is going to fly by so quickly…

 
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Posted by on August 22, 2013 in Travel

 

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Dublin Hotel…

We arrive in Dublin from Holyhead via the ferry

Well we aren’t actually staying in a hotel for the Dublin leg of our trip we are actually staying in a 2 bedroom apartment for the last 5 nights of our trip… I thought by that stage my daughter and I might need some extra space and with having a kitchen we will be able to buy some food and do a little cooking and it also has a washing machine and dryer, so we will have clean clothes…

This isn’t confirmed but there doesn’t look to be any issues, I just need Diana from Travel Escapes to go over the details and confirm the booking, we will be staying at the Parnell Square Apartments which is just off O’Connell Street where the tour buses leave from and also the Airbus to the Dublin Airport for our return flights to Australia…

 
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Posted by on January 25, 2013 in Travel

 

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London Hotel…

As with any trip finding a good place to stay is always hard especially if you don’t know the area, all you can do is look at where you arrive and leave from, where transport is and then places you want to visit during your stay…

London is a pretty BIG place…

I liked the Bloomsbury area due to it being not too far from the St Pancras Station where the Eurostar arrives from Paris and also where we will catch a train to Liverpool a few days later…

So after much looking by myself and Diana from Travel Escapes who at the end suggested Royal National Hotel, so that is where we are now booked into…

It also is a pick up spot from some of the tours we are booked to go on and one is a very early started so didn’t want to be traveling to far at like 5.00am in the morning…

 
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Posted by on January 25, 2013 in Travel

 

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Progress…

Well lots of things happened today…

All except 1 half day tour on the last day of our trip have now been booked…

I will give you a run down on the tours soon…

All but 1 Hotel is booked…

Just need to fine tune some things…

Then 3 months before our trip book trains, ferries and all Sightseeing Hop On Hop Off Buses…

Diana at Travel Escapes is a champion…

 
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Posted by on January 25, 2013 in Travel

 

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Paris Hotel…

1 hotel booked 3 still to go…

Diana from Travel Escapes book our Paris Hotel today…

We are staying at Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel which is right next to the Eiffel Tower…

We dont have a view out the window of it, but as soon as you walk out of the hotel and trying right the Eiffel Tower is there to greet you…

Doin’  a happy dance…

 
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Posted by on January 15, 2013 in Travel

 

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