List Item: Visit all EU countries
Now, when I wrote the post opening up my quest to visit all countries in the EU I mentioned trying to find proof for each country that I have visited. The problem with this being that due to a re-organizing at my mum’s place a number of photos have gone missing. This means that for now I am without photos I can use for three of the EU countries I have been to (as well as photos for other list items). Still, if and when they turn up they’ll be added here in a post.
Right, I say 1996 here since I am counting the first time I actually spent the night there and not the booze cruises I was party to prior to this (I did enjoy getting the ham and cheese Monster Munch from Carrefour).
Instead the photos I have are from a trip in 1996 to Paris. This is sadly not a trip I remember much of. In fact my main memories from this trip involve a late night nosebleed, getting a Celine Dion live album on cassette as a birthday present, playing with a translator that I got from Boots at the airport and seeing the flag of Finland hanging in the hotel lobby.
I have been to France since this visit to Paris. This includes a trip to Val D’Isère when I was the same age and visit to EuroDisney in 2011 that my partner (and now fiancée) bought to celebrate the end of my teacher training.
Which I guess is as good a time as ever to officially mark off this bucket list item:
List Item: Fall in love