Parlez vous Francais? July 4th 2011 Our trip has finally begun and what an adventure this is going to be. We start by spending the night at the airport ready for our 6am departure. We huddled up along a far wall, on the hard floor of the airport in our sleeping bags, which I must say was seriously terrible, much worse than I thought but now I have done it, it's a travel experience I don't have to endure again.
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Europe » France » Île-de-France Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
I left New Zealand, April 2010, 1 year ago, with nothing but cash in the bank, a whole lot of courage, hope in my heart and a huge dream.
For years, travelling the world has been my dream, a dream I was determined to make a reality. I have always been a dreamer which is why I needed to get out. I spend a lot of time dreaming and never actually doing; sure I went to school, got my degree and did small trips across the ditch. But this didn't cut it; it only fed my desire for more.
One day, I just booked the flights, I gave my job and boyfriend of 8 years, six months notice that I was leav... full info