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Eurotrip Appendix V: Adventures of Cake Toy Prime in Italy

The last country on the tour, Cake Toy Prime hit the tourist spots in Rome, and takes a tour through the Tuscan countryside. Lens flare through the Colosseum Advertisements

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Eurotrip Appendix III: Adventures of Cake Toy Prime in England

In Bermuda 2011, my labmates got me a birthday cake with Transformers figures (the inferior Bay versions) on it.  After 3 years of celebrating Pi Day there, I figured they would know I prefer pie to cake.  Oh well.  The … Continue reading

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Photosphere: Borghese Galleries, Rome

Standing in front of the Borghese Galleries, in the heart of Villa Borghese, in Rome, Italy, while waiting for my tour to start. Views: Borghese Gallery, Rome, Italy by Kevin Lew

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Eurotrip Part 6: Rome Day 4 Eating Italy Food Tour

So far, most of these blog entries have been recounting full calendar days.  Today will be different – due to the amount of photos I want to share, I’ll just describe the last of Rome, before heading to Florence in … Continue reading

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Eurotrip Part 5: Rome Day 3

My first full day in Rome involved loads of walking, I suspect this final full day will as well.  Day 3’s breakfast made use of the half price voucher provided by my B&B, bringing the meal of a ham and … Continue reading

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Eurotrip Interlude 2: The Great Train Robbery

Or: How to Avoid Getting Robbed (or at least minimize risk) Things don’t always go perfectly. Sometimes, bad things happen. All you can do is try to prevent it from happening in the first place and prepare for what to … Continue reading

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Eurotrip Part 4: Rome Days 1 and 2

This place is crowded.  I know it is packed in summer, but was told there would be fewer tourists in winter.  If this is what fewer tourists looks like, I wouldn’t want to be here in summer, when it also … Continue reading

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