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30th April – Balboa Park

Frustratingly, despite me going further South and with how warm it was yesterday, I wake up this morning to a grey sky and a chill in the air. Biggest issue is that most of my warm clothes are now dirty … Continue reading

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29th April – Ocean’s Beach

My flight from San Francisco to San Diego is at 9:05, and is with United Airlines. It’s difficult to say which part of that sentence is more ominous. For one thing, it takes about 45 minutes to get to the … Continue reading

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25th April – Final Staff Party

So, my original plan was to leave for Seattle on the 23rd and enjoy a few days in the nearby US town before heading down the East Coast. However, not long after I booked everything in, I got the announcement … Continue reading

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7th March – Three, Two, One, IMPACT

Today, I learned that determination and confidence can come back and bite you if you decide to push past your limits. Which is frustrating, because I was doing really well with my skiing up until this point. I have been … Continue reading

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17th December – Wilful Ignorance

Lord, it’s not even January yet but my desire to punch someone is reaching critical levels. I don’t know what it is about having to wait ten minutes in a line for food, but people were really taking their complaints … Continue reading

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13th December – My Quiz Fail

Today, when we make it up to the Rendezvous, it’s a beautiful day. The sky is completely clear…unfortunately, so are the slopes. The temperatures dropped significantly overnight, meaning there’s been no new snow, and all the slopes are covered in … Continue reading

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18th November – Look Before You Leap

I want to get out and try to practice skiing, but the queue for the gondola is still long due to the locals, so I head out around 10am for the bunny slopes. At first, everyone goes really well.  I’m … Continue reading

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