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Trip: Parental Visits

There are [13] stories from my trip: Parental Visits

71. see a live show in london

UNITED KINGDOM | Sunday, 10 Jul 2011 | Views [81]

Shelby and her fam saw The Lion King and me and Mumsy say We Will Rock You. we both loved the shows that we saw and wish we could have seen more than the one. London Theatre is a trip highlight even though mum fell asleep during We Will Rock You hahahaha.... Read more >

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UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 9 Jul 2011 | Photo Gallery

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22. gondola ride in venice

ITALY | Monday, 4 Jul 2011 | Views [132]

finally rode the gondola in venice. it was amazing. everything that i had anticipated and more. we drank bubbly out of plastic cups cos we are that cool haha. and the gondoliers were HOTTT. we took sneaky pictures with them in the background.

12. dress up as french people and take photos under the eiffel tower

FRANCE | Monday, 27 Jun 2011 | Views [1235]

Consider this one completed, i (michelle) dressed up in stripy blue and white dress with red jacket and climbed the eiffel tower.But more impressively when i later returned with emma and rebecca wearing a beret the wind blew my hair into the perfect ... Read more >

69. see the swiss alps

SWITZERLAND | Monday, 27 Jun 2011 | Views [189]

i LOVE switzerland. the most beautiful country by far!! and the alps. incredible!

17. go on the london eye

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 25 Jun 2011 | Views [77]

amazing view of the city, so so much larger than it seemed. mum was a wee bit scared but it wasn't so bad. we have pictures to prove her conquering the height fear.

60. see stonehenge and bath

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | Views [69]

this happened! despite what my father might say about the stonehenge experience ("it's older than the pyramids and you flew past at 100 miles an hour to get to a shoe shop") which i may add is not true. we had already been to the shoe shop ... Read more >

19. go to the top of the arc de triump

FRANCE | Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 | Views [166]

boy am I unfit. the elevator was broken, not that i thought that would be a problem, HOWEVER, i was nearly dead when I eventually reached the top of the arc. The view of the roads surrounding the round about put paris traffic into perspective. absolutely ... Read more >

66. go shopping in oxford street, london

UNITED KINGDOM | Sunday, 12 Jun 2011 | Views [135]

introducing mum to primark (or as mum kept calling it 'pickmark') in oxford st, london probably was a little bit traumatising. but she survived the experience if only barly. even i was a little flustered from the adventure but never the less we were ... Read more >

41. see the sistine chapel in rome

VATICAN CITY | Saturday, 4 Jun 2011 | Views [110]

i photographed a dead pope! this didnt actually occur in the sistine chapel but shortly after the visit. the guards were really strict looking grumpy old men and kept clapping their hands to make everybody be quiet.it worked for 30 seconds and then ... Read more >

18. climb the eiffel tower

FRANCE | Monday, 30 May 2011 | Views [153]

so we didn't physically climb the tower. there was no scaling of the outside resulting in the parisian police being called but we did stand in the absolute freezing cold winds in queue for HOURS waiting to get the lift up to the top. was it worth it? ... Read more >

10. go to disneyland in paris and act like a kid for the whole day :)

FRANCE | Sunday, 29 May 2011 | Views [1022]

disneyland was amazing. i got my picture taken with mickey mouse and it was definitely a trip highlight!! the nemo ride was cool but the buzz lightyear laser blast ride could not be beaten. i wanted to buy the whole disney shop!!!! I LOVE DISNEYLAND ... Read more >

72. experience paris at night

FRANCE | Friday, 27 May 2011 | Views [104]

who knew that the eiffel tower twinkles like a christmas tree when they first turn the lights on. they al flash and blink and TWINKLE