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Finally back in England

I finally made it back to England after a difficult 2 12 weeks in Rochester and a lot of paranoia an anticipatory anxiety regarding CBP and airport security.  I arrived at Gatwick around 8 am and my luggage was as … Continue reading

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Got lucky with Airbnb again

Airbnb is always a huge risk for someone in my situation, because it involves following instructions and many Airbnb hosts seem to be extroverts who do not know how to accommodate someone with hidden disabilities.  But for the second time, … Continue reading

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The journey may be over, but the test is still to come….

I arrived at my mum’s safely around 3 pm yesterday.  The exhaustion didn’t hit me until a couple of hours ago, when I completely zonked out on my mum’s couch.  For now, it feels good to be back here with … Continue reading

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And so it begins…

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Long-term Airbnb’ing is not for me

I’ve had mixed experiences using Airbnb over the past few months. I’ve had no issues staying in Airbnb homes when the host has been very ‘hands off’, especially on short-term stays. I’ve found long-terms stays to be extremely difficult though, … Continue reading

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Introvert cave…

The Airbnb home was very easy to find and gain access to (things like keys, locks and access codes always stress me out).  I arrived here at 3:30pm, after killing as much time as I could humanly stand in the … Continue reading

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Back in Rochester…

It turns out the Airbnb guest housthere in Rochester isn’t as bad as I thought, nor is the neighborhood (although the jury’s still out on that).  It’s an inner city neighborhood and I certainly don’t plan on going out after … Continue reading

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