Destination: Zimbabwe

Established: 1965 (As Rhodesia with White minority rule) / 1980 (As Zimbabwe with universal enfranchisement)
Population: 14.4 million (2018 estimate)
Religion: Christian (84.1%)
Language: 16 Languages – most used languages are English, Shona, and Ndebele
Capital: Harare
Order of Visit: 67
First Visit: 29 December 2017
Last Visit: 01 January 2018
Duration: 4 Days
Must Do: Helicopter Flight over Victoria Falls, Night Game Drive at Stanley Livingstone Private Park, Sunset Cruise On the Zambezi  
Cities
: Victoria Falls
Zimbabwe Journal Entries

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Destination: Colombia

Established: 1810
Population: 48 million (2019 estimate)
Religion: Catholic (70%)
Language: Spanish
Capital: Bogota
Order of Visit: 71
First Visit: 10 August 2019
Last Visit: 25 August 2019
Duration: 16 Days
Must Do:  A coffee farm experience, Cocora Valley, Rock of Guatape, Rosario National Park, Tayrona National Park, Medellin Comuna 13 visit

Cities
: Tayrona, Santa Marta, Taganga, Minca, Cartagena, Medellin, Guatape, Salento, Armenia, Bogota

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Top 100 Movie Review: No. 067 – The French Connection (1971)

Ranked 067 on the IMDB Top 100 Movie List (as May 2017).
Watched December 2019.

Cast: Gene Hackman (Jimmy “Popeye” Doyle), Roy Scheider (Buddy “Cloudy” Russo), Fernando Rey (Alain Charnier), Tony Lo Bianco (Sal Boca), Marcel Bozzuffi (Pierre Nicoli), Frédéric de Pasquale (Devereaux), Bill Hickman (Mulderig), Ann Rebbot (Marie Charnier)
Director: William Friedkin

My rating: 6.0 / 10
Danelle’s rating: ??

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Death and Travelling

The tourists and guide deaths on White Island, Whakaari / New Zealand is very tragic and sad.

White Island, Whakaari / NZ tragically erupts

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Pet Ownership – The first 6 months

So back on Friday 24 May 2019 I bought home my two rescue kittens Juno and Boots (that I previously wrote about here) and it’s been a surprising ride over the last 6 months.  Both Juno and Boots have remained the sweetest creatures you can hope to have in your home but they have also adapted and changed their personalities in ways I didn’t expect.

Very cute kitties

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World Trip 2019: Classic Colombia Tour Review

Tour Title: Classic Colombia
Tour Company: G Adventures
Tour Leader:  Miguel Gonzalez
Cities Visited: Bogotá, Armenia, Salento, Medellín, Cartagena, Minca, Taganga, Tayrona, Santa Marta
Countries Visited: Colombia
Dates: 10 August 2019 to 25 August2019 (Duration 16 days)
Tour Type: Classic
Tour Itinerary (PDF)

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World Trip 2019: Day 24 – Melbourne, Australia

Sunday 1 September 2019
Highlights: First Class flight, Welcomes home from my cats

Today this short but intense trip was over. I finished with a seven hour overnight first class flight home from Singapore which is a nice way to return home.

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