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Hometown: London Borough of Barnet, UK
Location: Israel
Join Date: January 7, 2017
Contributions: piglet44 has written about 51 places, shared 346 photos, left 38 comments, and smiled 59 times.
Interested in: meeting new people, meeting other people to travel with, showing people around my hometown, sharing travel tips and blogs, just browsing!
Travel Plans
dream destination
Countries I've Traveled To
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, Hebrew, a little Chinese.
Books you might find in my backpack
Music you might find me listening to while waiting for my plane
Most Memorable Travel Experience
Teaching English to College students in China for 3 years.
Climbing up Massada, Israel at 3am to see the sunrise.
Spraining my foot whilst climbing down from Sigiriye Lion Rock in Sri Lanka, and being visited in my room by Buddhist monks.
2 day boat trip up Mekong River from Luang Prabang, Laos to Thai Border.
Obsessive traveller, refugee from Virtual Tourist, grey nomad, always checking out next destination..Love to meet other travellers and locals.
planxty says:
I cannot believe the number of VT people I've missed with friend requests.
Posted on: Mar 08, 2017
spocklogic says:
Ruth, you are a member of TravBuddy for 2 months now (60 days). Can you post links to the forums yet? I am trying to narrow down the time it takes until members are allowed.
Posted on: Mar 07, 2017
odiseya says:
Nice to see you here too! Congratulation on your awards! Well done!
Posted on: Feb 22, 2017
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piglet44's Travel Blogs

Jul 07, 2007 – Feb 02, 2017
Took my father on a tour of South West England as a nostalgic visit to our homeland. He claimed never to have been to Stoneheng…
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This blog was featured on Saturday February 4th, 2017
Honkeng, Fujian November 2012
Feb 02, 2012 – Feb 02, 2017
The tulou earth houses near Honkeng in Fujian, China are a UNESCO world heritage site. WE were lucky enough to visit them with …
Overview 411 words 14 0 0
Tel Aviv May 2010
Feb 11, 2010 – Feb 02, 2017
Although everyone coming to Israel by plane will fly into the airport close to Tel Aviv many people think only about the histor…
Overview 287 words 14 1 1
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piglet44's Travel Reviews

Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Rome, Italy
We stayed in Hotel Julia in Rome. Not luxurious but extremely well situated about 5 minutes wal…
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Takeley, England, UK
When you arrive at Stansted late at night and you want a place right near the airport to stay, o…
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Nanjing, China
We loved this hotel.Firstly the location was fantastic literally across the road from the subway…