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About Me

Since Jun 2006

Lives in Littlehampton, United Kingdom

35-49 year old female

No longer a DE - but you can ask me anything about anywhere I've been and I'll try to help. Addicted to travel - So many places I want to visit! My husband won't travel so I do a lot of solo travelling - scary, but challenging. I've loved visiting anywhere with distinctive architecture and history: Damascus, Cairo, Istanbul, Marrakech and Mostar with their beautiful Mosques and vibrant souqs and Lisbon, Dubrovnik, Bratislava and Tallinn with their medieval domes, spires and architecture.. I learn a lot from mistakes - I practised my Arabic before visiting Marrakech then found everybody else was speaking French! I've caught the wrong bus in Sicily and have ended up half way up a mountain with a group of pilgrims. I've nearly fallen off a ferry, almost been run over by mopeds and a camel and frequently misread maps and get lost. I'm keeping quiet about the rest! And however carefully I plan, my travel adaptor never fits, I can never work the aircon and it usually rains...

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  • 124 reviews (Top Contributor)
  • 22 hotel reviews
  • Reviewed 3 Travellers' Choice winners
  • 56 restaurant reviews
  • 46 attraction reviews
  • Reviews in 52 cities
  • 274 Helpful votes
  • 32 Explorer reviews
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