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Clairelou

  • Travel

    The Holy Land

    Jerusalem is just 60km from Amman and I have been excited about the prospect of visiting ever since I moved out here. After a number of abortive trips, I finally managed…

  • Life

    Visiting

    One of the amazing bonuses of living overseas, and one of my favourite things, is having people to visit. I love it. From the initial excitement of friends booking tickets and…

  • Travel

    Dreams do come true

    I remember vividly listening to Bruce Springsteen’s Tunnel of Love album when I was about 8 years old in our house in France. And I have loved the man and his…

  • Travel

    Portlandia

    As part of our Pacific Northwest tour, I wanted to go somewhere I had been before. I have been so fortunate with the amount of travel that I have done but…

  • Life Travel

    Home sweet home….sort of

    I was born in Canada. I have a Canadian passport. That makes me a Canadian. Right? Wrong. Well, sort of. I’ve talked before on here about how I dread the question…