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About Adventures & Tea

I'm just a girl who loves adventure! This blog will be a place where I write about anything and everything that is fun, amusing, fascinating and intersting! There's no real order to this blog, and currently it is just a chaotic collection of random ramblings. But hopefully during my journey I'll figure out what exactly it is that i'm doing... ;) Feel free to take a peek around, enjoy and I hope that you find something that interests you!

Aspiring Tastes

Every time I walk into T2, a tea store in Australia, I have to try the teas on display. Always. I awkwardly line up if I need to. Or otherwise I bring my ‘acting skills’ into play and feign interest in … Continue reading

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The Dutch Golden Age

  I just recently finished Dominic smiths book, “The last Painting of Sara de Vos.” Plunging you between 1950’s America, 21st century Australia and the 17th century Netherlands, the overlapping treasure was the Dutch art of the golden age that … Continue reading

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Spring is in the Air!

“Spring time is nature at its best.” ― Lailah Gifty, Akita Spring! That excitement when you throw off your cardigan and coat, and feel the sun pouring down on your naked shoulders (the shoulder obviously featuring a dress strap just to confirm … Continue reading

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A Taste of Paris

Paris. The word itself sums up beauty and magic…a grand city with spectacular buildings and romance and mystery in every corner. Well at least for my little romantic, idealistic heart! Now…how to describe my week in Paris? Well…it was a … Continue reading

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Paris ‘To Experience’ List ♥

Tomorrow I am going to be in Paris! I’m excited like crazy..one week of me practicing my french, of adventures, of wine and Nuit Blanche, great museums, of french bakery goods and beautiful structures! I’m going with a wonderful  friend, … Continue reading

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A lunch and wedding at the medieval town of Barberino.

We rented bikes and set of to explore chianti. Our destination? The medieval village of Barberino! Biking up and down the rolling hills, faced with a postcard view, we finally with the help of an extremely friendly old Italian man … Continue reading

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Backpfeifengesicht

One of my favorite foreign words..is Backpfeifengesicht. Its German, for ‘A face badly in need of a fist.’ You have to admit…there will always be people like who are Backpfeifengesicht in your life. Not saying you’d necessarily ever hit them, … Continue reading

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