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Where Were You 25 Years Ago? #RememberTian’anmenSquare

Every year on the 4th of June, I remember. I remember, back in 1989, ten months after I arrived in the UK, a pro-democracy movement in China raged on a land I held dear even though I was thousands of … Continue reading

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#Majorca: a Special #Birthday Treat on a Magical Spanish Island

The rays of the sun, the sound of the sea, the long stretch of green palms and white plane trees, the glimmer of the fabulous yachts, all formed a pretty picture of a tropical paradise on earth. I laid down … Continue reading

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John’s #TripAdviser Guide to #Hotel & #Food in #Devon’s #Ilfracombe & #Woolacombe Bay

Junying’s Note: Today’s Travelog takes a slightly different form from my usual blog post. Together with a number of fine pictures and a lovely video clip showing the best part of our two recent holidays in sunny North Devon, I … Continue reading

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Traveling to the Spanish #CanaryIslands, Jewels of the #Atlantic

My love affair with the Canary Islands, began in the summer of 2001, when I visited Tenerife for the first time. John had been before and wanted to go again, and I quickly understood why. The largest of the seven … Continue reading

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