Here we have it: the end to my year review – admittedly a trifle behind schedule (evidently I’m far too busy and important), seeing as we are now well into 2013. How’s it going, by the way? You having a good one? In this post I will quickly be reviewing my September-December 2012. I intend […]

Part one, covering January-April can be found here: May May 2012 was a real funfest for me.  Indeed, to save typing, I took a photo that conveniently sums up my May. Have a gawk: Note the occasional smiley face along with the words and punctuation marks of encouragement in Spanglish at the bottom of […]

Welcome to part one of my fun-filled, photo-tastic, glorious review of all things 2012. OK, not “all things” as such; you’ll find no reviews of the latest music, films or political events here. No, I’m far too self-centred for that. This post is all about MY 2012. Enjoy… So, my favourite number is 12. As […]

OK, so two weeks ago I began the long-awaited story about my psychopathic housemate. It’s time to continue our nostalgic voyage down memory lane. You can find part one of this post here: So, when we left the story last time, I had just returned to my flat to salvage any items of valeur […]

Howdy folks, In my last English post, (some four weeks ago now…oh how I have succumbed to sloth) I detailed the downright depressing affair that is: searching for accommodation in Rennes. By the start of October, however, things had begun to look up. I had moved into a fantastic studio designated for personnel of the […]

Hola a todos, Empezando este blog para documentar las experiencias vividas durante mi segunda estancia larga en el extranjero, tenía la intención de redactar la mitad en inglés y la mitad en español, para que sea más accesible a una audiencia hispana, dado mis numerosos contactos en México. Ojalá algunas de mis historias les serán […]

As some of you will know, finding accommodation abroad can be the biggest headache of them all. Not only is it imperative for one’s mental well-being to have affordable, well-located lodgings where one can sleep, leave one’s stuff and generally feel at ease, it also happens to be a complete fucking nightmare to do. Lamentably, […]