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Name: Michael
Hometown: Solihull, England, UK
Location: Saint Andrews, Scotland, UK
Join Date: January 11, 2017
Contributions: maykal has written about 109 places, shared 1,125 photos, left 72 comments, and smiled 59 times.
Interested in: showing people around my hometown, sharing travel tips and blogs, just browsing!
Travel Plans
Tbilisi, Georgia
Jun 20, 2017 – Sep 1, 2017
The plan is to do a Georgian language course in Tbilisi over the summer, but nothing concrete yet...
dream destination
After 2 years living within spitting distance of the Eritrean border and being unable to cross, I'm extremely curious about Eritrea
Somaliland, Somalia
dream destination
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Countries I've Traveled To
Languages Spoken
English, Arabic, Turkish, French...and learning Georgian, Kurdish and Gaidhlig
A newly-exiled VTer looking for a new home...I'm an Arabic teacher based in a little Scottish town on the North Sea coast, and travel whenever I can.
cotton_foam says:
Congrats on your featured blog!
Posted on: Apr 12, 2017
spocklogic says:
Bravo on the 'Albania and Italy 2016' featured blog!
Posted on: Apr 11, 2017
jendara says:
Congrats on your featured blog:)
Well done my friend!!
Posted on: Apr 11, 2017
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maykal's Travel Blogs

Oct 14, 2016 – Oct 22, 2016
A short trip (made shorter by missed flight connections) visiting Tirana, Kruje, Berat, Venice and Bergamo
Overview 3,004 words 106 9 146
This blog was featured on Tuesday April 11th, 2017
Jul 04, 2016 – Jul 09, 2016
Exploring the tiny breakaway republic of Abkhazia, wedged between the Caucasus mountains and the Black Sea. Over 6 days, using …
Overview 8,234 words 310 24 206
This blog was featured on Wednesday February 1st, 2017
Moldova & Transnistria 2016
Mar 16, 2016 – Mar 20, 2016
A week in Moldova, including a 3-day jaunt into another "country that doesn't exist", the breakaway republic of Transnistria, a…
Overview 2,235 words 227 9 62
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maykal's Travel Reviews

Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Erbil, Iraq
It seems only fitting that one of the oldest monuments in the world should be almost surrounded …
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Gagra, Georgia
An unmissable sight in Gagra is the old cinema, a grand building standing high above the colonna…
Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Gagra, Georgia
What used to be the hub of the early resort is now somewhat abandoned. The large square (I think…
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