Today’s to-do list

Posted by on Feb 19, 2013 in Getting There | 0 comments

Today marks exactly one month until we leave. In fact as I write this it is exactly one month until we will be sitting on the plane wondering what on earth we’ve done. I jest of course. It feels very real now though. We have so much to sort out, but typically we are putting it off! We both finish work next Friday, so I assume we’ll get our fingers out then! I said to someone the other day, you wouldn’t think we are leaving the country in a...

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November thoughts

Posted by on Nov 1, 2012 in General, Getting There | 0 comments

We are now into November and I can’t believe how fast the months are flying by. Before we know it, it’ll be March! Work is getting more and more stressful for me but I have to keep reminding myself that I will be on that plane in 4 and a half months and can forget all about it. The forum is getting more and more users every day, which is great! We’ve already had some really useful information posted by people. Most of the new users are...

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Money Money Money…

Posted by on Oct 26, 2012 in Vancouver | 0 comments

We cannot wait to be there in Vancouver, seeing those awesome views all the time. I’m halfway there (ish) with my saving; Nick is pretty much there already! We need around £1600 to enter the country, but I’d like to have at least £2000. Bearing in mind we still have to pay for our insurance (around £200) and book our first few weeks’ accommodation before we go out there, I still have some way to go! I sold some things at the weekend...

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