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Another bitter-sweet goodbye

January 31st 2015
It's that time of the year again. Time to say goodbye once more, this time to the USA and in particular to Texas, the truck-driving, gun-blasting, Jesus-lovin' Lone Star State. My curse and my blessing. Let me shortly look back to the countries which I have at least shortly lived in since I left my beloved Italy in 2007: the Netherlands, Australia, Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Hong Kong and fina ... read more
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American Flag Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
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14th February 2015

Good-by America!
I love hearing what others think of my country, though Texas seems as foreign to me as it did to you. I so agree that many of our ways are so bizarre--the giant stores and many choices of cheap, unhealthy, packaged goods overwhelm me, the drive-throughs are so bizarre, (I love taking foreign visitors through them), and our individualism will be our downfall (lack of universal health care of free uni education). But, like you, I think the people are generally pretty open and friendly, and I'm glad you're feeling a bit bitter-sweet in leaving. Best wishes with you Ph.D and your next move!
14th September 2016

Love NYC
I love NY every time I come here I love it more. Little information to people who are first timer, book your hotel and car service well advance. I stayed at times S area where all the actions are. Hilton was a nice hotel so was W hotel. I also used Daisy Limo I found it online and it is a reliable limo service http://www.daisylimo.com/teterboro-airport-service.html

Tot: 2.576s; Tpl: 0.026s; cc: 19; qc: 89; dbt: 0.0729s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.5mb