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Friday, October 5, 2012

I Have Returned from the Land of Europe

¬©opacetically taken by B.C. Matthews 
Helloooo, my friends. It's been a while. I've been traveling in Europe for about three weeks, and I know you've missed me! Wait, you didn't know I was gone?

I know, I know. I won't rub it in. Okay, actually I will, since most of my posts in the coming couple of weeks will all be about my trip. Yeah, I'm that person who subjects you to a wave of vacation photos and then expects you to pay attention as if all of those Eiffel Tower pictures are actually interesting, while I insist on calling it the Tour d'Eiffel with a crappy French accent.

I'm going to have posts on my thoughts about each place that I went. So look out for posts about Paris (it's in le France, vous etes ici!), Zermatt (it's in Switzerland), Gibraltar (it's in Gibraltar, but don't mention that it belongs to the UK), Tangiers (it's in Morocco) and London (it's British, so have a cuppa' on me).  

Aside from the fact that I'm substantially more financially destitute than I was before, when I got home I ran out to buy new albums by: Muse, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, and Dave Matthews Band. So, look out for reviews on them. I actually saw posters for Muse and Mumford & Sons a lot while I was in London, probably because they're both UK bands and because the universe saw fit to torture me with music just beyond my ability to obtain.  

And what was my most expensive souvenir? The London Underground's Oyster card. Seriously, Transport for London. Thanks for nothing.

Now I just have to adjust to the time change. I'm still waking up at like 4am. 

2 Comments:

At October 5, 2012 at 11:16 AM , Blogger Morrow said...

Glad you are back, safe and sound!

 
At October 7, 2012 at 11:54 PM , Blogger Leah said...

Seriously on London's metro! It has inspired me not to visit London again any time soon (and I'm only a 1.5 hour train ride away)!

 

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