October 15, 2018

Celebrating Day 500!

With Rosemary and Steve

Straddling the Prime Meridian at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.

We have been on the road for 500 days! After all this time, we'd like to share these frequently-asked questions. (That is, questions we frequently ask.)
  • Can you tell me where the restrooms are?
  • Do you speak English?
  • Is breakfast included with our room?
  • Where is the nearest metro station?
  • May we please have some more towels?
  • What is the WiFi password?
  • How much is bus fare?
  • How far is that from the hotel?
  • May I have some tap water, please?
  • Can we check in early?
  • What time does the dinner buffet start?
  • What day is it?
  • Can you tell me where the WC is?
  • How much is that in dollars?
  • Do you have anything I can substitute for fries? Any vegetables?
  • Is there a senior discount?
  • When does happy hour start?
  • Can I get more shampoo/conditioner/body wash?
  • Where is the nearest pharmacy?
  • When is check-out time?
  • How long will it take to get to the airport?
  • Where are we?
  • Are you bringing out any more food for the buffet?
  • Where is the toilet?
  • Do you have a lift?
  • May I get some ice with my drink?
  • Do you take credit cards, or cash only?
  • Where is the washroom?
These, and other questions, are part of what makes this trip so interesting. We hope that you have enjoyed following our adventures so far, because there is much more to come.

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  1. hilarious. loving keeping tabs on you both and looking forward to my own version of this whirlwind adventure.

  2. The “ice” thing Should probably be near the top of the list, no?


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