Author Archives: Dale Mitchell

Ripped Off by a Nun: The Vatican

13 December, 2011 I will never complain about Queensland Transport ever again. The Rome Metro is most probably the training ground for contortionists and any other profession which involves squeezing into very tight places. There are so many people there’s … Continue reading

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Un-Confort-able

1 December, 2011 Rome has taught me one vital thing. Never book a Bed and Breakfast. I don’t care whether it’s the cheapest place in the world. I think B&Bs are really only meant to be a couples thing. Finding … Continue reading

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Longing

24 November, 2011 Warning: This blogpost is basically 2014 words about fast food. If you are on a diet or are afraid of contribution to global obesity epidemic, I suggest you skip reading this. As much as I love writing … Continue reading

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Confrontation Under the Golden Arches

7 November, 2011 Every story has a villain. Superman has Lex Luthor. Harry Potter has Voldermort. Batman has the Penguin, The Riddler, The Joker…come to think of it Batman’s a bit of a bad example when it comes to this. … Continue reading

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The Most Traumatic Moment of my Life

31 October, 2011 My word. It’s been a while since i’ve updated this. Anyway, this was quite a traumatic event for me. I honestly had no idea what to do. I guess it’s how a fish feels when it’s out … Continue reading

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The End is Nigh

I have been absolutely horrendous at keeping this blog updated – don’t threat though (for those who remembered my existence) I have a gaggle of posts to transfer over from my personal blog. I keep on thinking about the entire … Continue reading

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Dale goes to Belgium (aka: War is bad)

26 September 2011 I’m writing this blog entry on the train back from Brussels. I feel that it is important to note that because it’s a stark improvement on previous locations. If I noted the various locations where blogposts have … Continue reading

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Individual results may vary

22 September 2011 The past two weeks have been astounding. Feeling the elevator fall from my honeymoon period and coming to the realisation that isn’t a holiday, but rather my new home is kind of shocking. Well, home for six … Continue reading

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The Bike

17 September 2011 Despite many daily items being cheaper in the Netherlands, one thing which certainly isn’t is public transport. It’s not just the having to pay 3.75 Euros to go like 5 kilometres which bothers me; it’s the entire … Continue reading

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Learning to walk

5 September 2011 I have been hit by the cruelest jet lag, but hopefully i’m over it now. It has prevented me from basically living after 9 at night. When I say 9 at night here, I really mean 9 … Continue reading

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