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Lesson #89 – Discussing Why the London transport system refund system needs to think about building in flexibility….

Apparently London transport system doesnt allow any spontaneity. Was charged extra on my oyster card as I forgot to tap on the system on my entry at Teddington rail station. As it seemed, now the transport system doesnt allow us … Continue reading

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Lesson #86 – Entering the UK from Ireland/Island of Isles does not require one to clear passport control

We whizzed through the passport control in Stansted on Monday night upon our return from Kerry. Apparently, the immigration control allows anyone coming in from Ireland(Northern and Republic) plus Island of Isles to exit through a special path. Not sure … Continue reading

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Lesson #80 – Get your free bus ticket for your next ride when your bus terminates before your final stop

Observe your surroundings and talk about your experiences. After nearly two months of being kept on the hooks about incurring additional cost when bus terminate halfway in order to keep up with the scheduled headway frequency, I finally found the … Continue reading

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Lesson #72 – London Buses do terminate halfway at 7pm

I took a later bus back today. It was dark. The second last passenger just alighted. For that instant, I got excited to be the only passenger on a 29-seater bus. Then the bus just stopped suddenly and the bus … Continue reading

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Lesson #67 – It is entirely possible to have 7 people sharing the same info which is not true

And they all did not know it. On my trip to Cardiff, S and I had an inspiration to head to Gower Coast. It was a fantastic place from the broshure – only challenge lies in how to get there. … Continue reading

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Lesson #66 – Expectations of a bus stop in Gower

After four hours in Gower, with expectations to be wowed by the spectacular Gower Coast, not only did was I disappointed but I received a deeply etched lesson about the bus stop in Gower – 0. They are not labelled … Continue reading

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Lesson #42 – How to get to your workplace in 5 different ways in a week

Get a travel card! This week was my first week to get to my work place in zone 6. A pretty far location from Kings Cross and its much cheaper to buy a zone 1-6 travel card – allowing one … Continue reading

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