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Jet-Lagged

21/04/14 – 365 Challenge #111 Our flight landed around 7.30am UK time, but as we are on American east-coast time, we thought it was 2.30am. Luggage collection took no time at all, and we sailed through both ends of customs. … Continue reading

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The Last Day

20/04/14 – 365 Challenge #110 In between packing to go home and watching the football, I went to the local market (equivalent of M&S/Waitrose) with Mum and Debbie to buy doughnuts for breakfast. We looked around the store, and they … Continue reading

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Life Stateside

19/04/14 – 365 Challenge #109 This morning Joel and I relaxed and watched football, whilst our parents went shopping, before we met them at a shopping mall 25 minutes away, called Danbury. We had a Starbucks (which they made with … Continue reading

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Exploring

18/04/14 – 365 Challenge #108 This morning was welcomed in with pancakes, bacon, orange juice and coffee, accompanied by the lovely sight of several deer roaming our friends’ back garden. Today we headed to the beach for a walk in … Continue reading

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Goodbye New York, Hello Connecticut

17/04/14 – 365 Challenge #107 Today was our last morning in New York City, so after breakfast, we decided to walk through Times Square and hit Fifth Avenue for the final time. First stop was Superdry, where Mum bought a … Continue reading

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Biting The Big Apple

16/04/14 – 365 Challenge #106 Today was very much the typical tourist day in New York City. Following what is fast becoming my staple NYC breakfast, we hopped in a cab down the west side to Battery Park. All this … Continue reading

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The City That Never Sleeps

15/04/14 – 365 Challenge #105 Following a classic American breakfast of pancakes, bacon and maple syrup, and coffee and orange juice, we headed out to explore The Big Apple early in the morning (jet-lag meant that we were awake by … Continue reading

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