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The overnights meme

List the towns or cities where you spent at least a night away from home during 2009. Mark with a star if you had multiple non-consecutive stays.

Newton, MA
Washington DC
New York, NY*
Nicosia, Cyprus*
Cluny, France*
Podgorica, Montenegro
Skopje, Macedonia
Ashford, Kent
Croydon, Gtr London
Loughbrickland, Co Down
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Berlin, Germany
Juba, Sudan
Storrs, CT

A lot fewer than some years. But also addfour overnight flights - two transatlantic, two between Europe and Africa.

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bellinghman
Dec. 20th, 2009 04:34 pm (UTC)
Basel, Baselstadt, Switzerland
Wembley, London, UK
Dublin City, Co. Dublin, Ireland
Bradford, Yorkshire, UK
Sunningdale, Berkshire, UK
Montreal, QC, Canada
Toronto, ON, Canada
Vancouver, BC, Canada

+ 1 overnight flight, 3 overnight trains

Not anything like as many as 2007 for us.

(ETA: Sunningdale)

Edited at 2009-12-20 05:19 pm (UTC)
bopeepsheep
Dec. 20th, 2009 04:45 pm (UTC)
2009 was a quiet year: Oxford, Bo'ness* (nr Edinburgh), Puycelsi (nr Toulouse), Leiden. But I did only spend 11 nights at home in August.

Four flights - Heathrow-Toulouse, Gatwick-Schiphol.

Next year's going to be more exciting, as there are conventions in it.

Edited at 2009-12-20 04:47 pm (UTC)
bellinghman
Dec. 20th, 2009 04:52 pm (UTC)
Leiden is a nice town, though we've actually been there only once: for a friend's PhD defence.

Oddly enough, he and his wife stayed the night before last with us, due to the snow causing the magic train juice to leak out of the last Cambridge/KingsX train of the evening.

bopeepsheep
Dec. 20th, 2009 04:59 pm (UTC)
It's Oxford's twin town (hence the visit, which was Official) and - apart from more canals and fewer hills - it's a surprising amount like Oxford. In a parallel universe Oxford still looks like that, I'm quite sure.
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