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House-sitting in northern Germany: Where we live

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       Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony 14 May 2015   Trip: Europe, April to December 2014. House-sitting near Großenkneten in Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), April to June 2014.     Our house is a typical German two-family house, with both upstairs and downstairs. The house is relatively modern with an older section somewhere downstairs. The plan and construction (red …

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Our first house-sitting assignment with strangers

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     Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony 14 May 2014    Trip: Europe, April to December 2014. House-sitting near Großenkneten in Lower Saxony or Niedersachsen, April to June 2014.    Today is Sunday. We arrived two weeks ago. Settling into Lower Saxony near Großenkneten has been a strange experience. We’d had a couple of days in Paris and in Hamburg before …

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Food in Chiang Mai 1: Akha Tribal Food

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     Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony, January 2013, updated March 2016     Articles in the series on food and restaurants in Chiang Mai are: 1 Akha Tribal Food, 2 Pho Vieng Chane, 3 Khao Soy, 4 French & Italian Restaurants, 5 Airport Plaza, 6 2017 Update. Phennapha a close friend cooked me an Akha meal, which I ate …

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Dubai Postcard

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Featured Image: Looking down from the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony, 16 October 2012 Other Postcards are from: Boudhanath Stupa, Vienna, Rock of Cashel, Lake Tabourie, Tongariro Crossing, Tupare Garden. Postcard from Dubai Trip: Italy and Sicily, October to December 2012.    Dubai was a surprise. I had expected Bob Marley and the Rastafarians’ Babylon with endless opportunity …

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Boudhanath Stupa Postcard, Nepal

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Featured Image: Boudhanath Stupa    Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony, 11 March 2013  Trip: Everest Region March/April 2013 with Teresa. Other posts on Nepal and Nepal trekking on this site are: Everest Trekking 1, Everest Trekking 2, Muktinath to ABC Trek, Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, Pattale to Juke Trek and Pattale to Pikey Peak Trek. Other Postcards are from: Dubai, Vienna, Rock of Cashel, Lake Tabourie, Tongariro Crossing, Tupare Garden. Postcard …