the big fat world

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We LOVE Iceland!

Learn more about the country of fire & ice with BFW posts. Also look for fresh posts in December when BFW tours goes back to see Iceland in full winter mode.

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Vietnam or Bust

Vietnam is one of my favorite countries and can’t wait to go back, but in the meanwhile, enjoy these articles.



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Top 10 Posts from Around the World

A nice collection of all Top 10 posts I have written over 40+ countries.

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Top 10 Posts


From the Blog…

Funny Turkish Road Signs

Funny Turkish Road Signs

While Turkey has not produced the most witty of road signs, I found that the school signs were strange to say the very least. Here is a small collection plus a couple other weird but...

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Things to Do in Cyprus

Things to Do in Cyprus

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘Cyprus’? Does it conjure up an ancient world of coliseums, Greco wars and togas? Or perhaps the news of late makes you think of it...

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Sunset in Goa

Eat Swim Love

Don’t underestimate these 3 words on your next holiday to the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, SE Asia or wherever the warm clear waters call you. Engage the locals delicacies and eat until your hearts content, rejuvenate...

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Top 10 Places to go in Europe

Top 10 Places to go in Europe

There is no denying that Europe is the most accessible destination for most American travelers. Most avid seekers flock to Paris, London, Berlin, Amsterdam but Europe holds several other discovered and yet to be undiscovered gems....

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Friend JC near El Nido

Palawan Pictures

[google-maps width=”480″] Palawan is one of many islands in the Philippines and holds a spell over any visitor who is lucky enough to see it. I spend a short time here but wanted to give...

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