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Throwback Thursday: Song Kran 2015 / 16

With the Thai New Year having recently come and gone and me finally finding myself with at least a little bit of time to relax, it feels appropriate to look back on the two years I spent in Thailand and, in particular, the new year festivities that engulf the whole country. 1,807 और  शब्द


Bonnyrigg's Laos New Year Festival attracts around 5000 attendees

Last weekend, Bonnyrigg Town Centre Park became the site of cultural and religious festivities as hundreds of Australians came to the local Laos Buddhist temple to welcome 2018 with Laos New Year. 193 और  शब्द


Year 24

Many people think reinvention starts at the new year. Actually, pretty much everybody does. New years resolutions are a thing, shirts that say “new year, new me” are (sadly) a thing. 379 और  शब्द


Nowruz (Tehran, Iran, 2018)

Nowruz – the Persian New Year – began at the spring equinox (March 21) and ended 13 days later. Dating back over 3000 years, with Zoroastrian origins, it’s celebrated as far west as the Balkans, across central central Asia and as far east as Afghanistan. 375 और  शब्द


First book of the New Year! - updated in April

I wrote the section below in January, but it stayed stuck in drafts. However, a flurry of lovely new followers has led me to believe I should pick up where I left off and start blogging again. 267 और  शब्द


50% Of All TfL Pay As You Go Journeys Are Now Made Using Contactless Payments.

The title of this post is the same as the title of this article on SmartRailWorld.

This is the first paragraph.

Londoners and visitors to the British capital have embraced the contactless way to pay, with more than 17 million pay as you go journeys on bus, Tube and rail services made a week using the technology according to the latest figures from Transport for London (TfL).

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Not a New Year's Resolution

I’m not into making New Year’s Resolutions. I’m not great at making that sort of commitment; I can never suddenly start drinking enough water, cutting out biscuits, and I’m definitely not going to start going back to the gym. 678 और  शब्द