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Thanksgiving is great.  Three days off, three days of eating and relaxing.  It is great to be home for this one.  While Christmas has its own charm, Thanksgiving is special.  It is time to take pause and reflect, time to be thankful and appreciative.  Time to spend with family, time to relax and appreciate everyone […]

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A year has come and gone.  So far we have visited 11 countries and what seems like innumerable number  cities and perhaps even more restaurants and shops.  We walked what seems like hundreds of kilometres on old cobble stones, consumed pounds and pounds of gelato and drunk gallons of espresso and wine.  The blog has had over 22,000 […]

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Boris’ School

Boris took us on a little tour of the school grounds.  Johannes Scharrer – Gymnasium is a school located in 3 old buildings connected by a modern atrium and a courtyard where everyone hangs out during the  breaks.  The school starts at 7:55 am and finishes at 2:00pm except Wednesday when it is done at […]

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Johannes Scharrer – Gymnasium

Boris is signed up for school that is more age appropriate.  This is the courtyard of the Johannes Scharrer – Gymnasium where people go to hang out during the breaks.  This school is focused mainly on Languages and Humanities.  Typically the kids will take German and English and select either Latin, French  or Spanish as their optional language.  Boris […]

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