When you travel and you find yourself in a place where they have a different currency, you have to deal with exchange rates and conversions. Since I am traveling for over 6 years now I have tried many different ways to see what is the cheapest way to handle your ...

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Today, exactly 4 years ago, my dream shattered. A Norwegian fairy tale came to an end. I was going to live happily ever after with my prince but this turned out to be too good to be true. How it all started Nesseby church On June 1, 2014 I took ...

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Prague is definitely my favorite capital in Europe. Not that it is more beautiful than other cities but from a financial point of view it is a clever choice. Let me give you some insights about how to do Prague on a budget. Prague on a budget; do the maths ...

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Traditionally, January is a slow month for dog sitting. Last year I was in New Zealand and before in Albania. Now I have spent New Year’s in Greece. My project: working as a volunteer at a dog shelter. Welcome to Hopeland. Hopeland Tradional Greek cake with a coin inside Hopeland ...

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As I stated in my previous blog, my next stop was staying somewhere over the holidays. Housesitting. That sounded like a good idea. The family was away on holiday and I needed to take care of the house, dogs, chicken, a lamb and a calf. Farmstay in Kurow. Introduction to the Wilsons ...

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It was nearly Christmas time. My plan was to leave New Zealand at 18th December and travel to Australia. Visiting some old friends of last year and spend the holidays there. But things can change in a year so there was no opportunity to visit them. That’s when I decided ...

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