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Travelling (report/upcoming): Sheffield, Athens, and Sofia

21 April 2014

Earlier this month I spent a few days in Sheffield, a city which I had visited only twice before and never for such a lengthy stay. I was participating in the Open Sourcing Festivals project, a Pixel network venture that seeks to open up the process of creating education-based cultural festivals. The idea is we will create a 'festival toolkit', all leading up to a festival in Sheffield...

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En route to 'There is nothing less passive than the act of fleeing...'

19 January 2012
Boat view

I'm stuck on this boat again -- that's not a metaphor -- but it was my own (stupid) personal choice to take the Helsinki to Rostock ferry.  I hate flying, I love the environment, etc. etc and it would be a fun way to go to Berlin, right?  But then I impulsively ended up driving back from the UK two weeks ago, so I took this very same boat (though in the other direction, from Rostock...
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Australia, again.

19 January 2012
Awakening to the laughter of kookaburras.  The chilly evenings of the Queensland winter return to the daytime heat and humidity that out-swelter the summer of my regular environment.  A pile of Sunshine Coast newspapers lies beside me, all torn open to the two-way crossword and sudoku puzzles that I devour.

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My partners gone down to Brisbane for one last night with her friends but I...
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Icewhistle travel report: Athens

19 January 2012
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True travel - not for work, not to play a show, not to visit family  - feels slightly strange to me. 
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