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Travel quote: Going stir crazy

July 31 2010 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #door of no return, #Ghana, #Ola Fagbohun, #slavery, #travel, #Travel News, #travel photos, #Travel quote

"A (wo)man of superior talent ... will go to pieces if (s)he remains forever in the same place." Paraphrasing Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Composer. Picture: Door of no return. Cape Coast, Ghana View my travel photos on Flickr:

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Summary of David's World Cup South Africa 2010

July 26 2010 , Written by Ola Fagbohun

Summary of David's World Cup South Africa 2010. diversetraveller. Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe. Loading. 4 videos. Loading. Alert icon. You need Adobe Flash Player to watch this video. Download it from Adobe. Alert icon. Close. Upgrade to the latest...

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#Brazil! Brazil!- capoeira, football, samba, and chocolate men!

July 26 2010 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Arthur Mansilla, #Brazil, #Brazil! Brazil!, #Capoeira, #Edinburgh Fringe Festival, #Festival of Brazil 2010, #Football, #Ola Fagbohun, #Paloma Gomes, #Rayson Santana, #Recommendations & Rants (tips, links and reviews), #Rhythm Carnival, #Salvador de Bahia, #samba, #SouthBank Centre

I could think of no better way to indulge my love of travel, football and good-looking athletic men, than with a visit to Brazil! Brazil!. Brazil! Brazil! was part of the Festival of Brazil taking place at the Southbank Centre. The festival brings ......

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Travel quote: the riches of markets

July 23 2010 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #markets, #Marrakesh souk, #Morocco, #Sue Miller, #travel, #Travel News, #travel photography, #Travel quote, #travel writing, #travelling

The riches of markets are surely some of the surprises of travel - overflowing tables, the astonishing variety of fruits and spices. As Sue Miller wrote in her story "Travel", the abundance is " so unlike the parsimony of pint boxes in the supermarket...

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Race complete! Blood Pressure Association press release

July 13 2010 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #blood pressure association, #British 10K, #Charity run, #DiverseTraveller, #hypertension, #Ola Fagbohun, #Running, #Stroke, #Travel Beyond the UK

Harlesden resident Ola Fagbohun, raced her way to good blood pressure health when she took part in the British 10K London Run in aid of UK charity the Blood Pressure Association (BPA). Ola, online travel editor of DiverseTraveller.com, took to the capital’s...

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Excuses, Excuses - preparing for my 10k run

July 10 2010 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #British 10K, #excuses, #Healthy living, #jogging, #keep-fit, #London, #Ola Fagbohun, #Travel Beyond the UK

Before a Jabulani ball was kicked at the World Cup, excuses flowed freely from the England camp. Though I felt that was not a good sign of things to come, I was not surprised. I am convinced there is something in the English psyche that makes us wholeheartedly...

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Running for my life; raising money for the Blood Pressure Association

July 6 2010 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #10K, #Asics, #Healthly living, #High blood pressure, #hypertension, #jogging, #Ola Fagbohun, #Running, #Travel Beyond the UK

You'd think I'd come up with a much easier way to explore historic London, than a 10K run. But easy is not on my birth certificate, so once again I am experiencing London via a 10K London run, my third this year. Why? Because I can. But also because jogging...

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