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I don't know, I go away for a few months and all hell breaks loose!
  
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I'm leaving for another popular travel guide; after five minutes of reading it became apparent that all regular contributors and admins have migrated. The clincher was when I realised an IB admin had deleted an invitation [http://wikitravel.org/wiki/en/index.php?title=User_talk%3AAndyfarrell&action=historysubmit&diff=1921652&oldid=1912064| from another user to take a look at what was happening]. So that's the trust gone.
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I live near [[Nottingham]] and travel extensively in the UK (both work and leisure). My first love has always been the [[Lake District]]. I'm a hillwalker and love the Lakeland fells as well as the Scottish hills. My passion is for grand glaciated scenery - after these sort of mountains a lot of landscapes seem lacking in wow factor.
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Byeee :-)
 
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As well as enjoying independent travel I like (informal, budget) cruises and think they're a good way to see a lot of places with a minimum of exhaustion. Don't necessarily dismiss cruises - there's a certain appeal to waking up in a new place without having to pack or sit on a plane/bus/train for hours. Admittedly you don't get to immerse yourself in the local culture, but there are some parts of the world where a quick look is enough and you'd be happy to return to a decent bed and safe food. ...But I wouldn't want to see the whole world that way.
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I know the [[Lake District National Park|Lake District]] and [[Scotland]] well. Post any questions at my '''[[User talk:Andyfarrell|talk page]]'''.
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==My Travels==
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*The English [[Lake District National Park|Lake District]]
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*[[Scotland]]
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*[[New Zealand]]
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*[[Iceland]]
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*[[Saint Petersburg (Russia)|St Petersburg]]
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*[[Portmeirion]]
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*[[Scarborough]]
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*[[Norway]]
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*[[Hong Kong]]
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*The [[Isle of Man]]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sigiriya Sigiriya], [[Sri Lanka]]
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*[[Rio de Janeiro]]
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*[[Japan]]
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*[[Moscow]]
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*[[Dubai]]
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*[[Borobudur]]
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*[[Buenos Aires]]
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*[[Machu Picchu]]
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*[[Stromboli]] volcano in the [[Aeolian Islands]] near [[Sicily]]
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*Piz Gloria in the [[Alps]]
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Latest revision as of 21:34, 19 January 2013

I don't know, I go away for a few months and all hell breaks loose!

I'm leaving for another popular travel guide; after five minutes of reading it became apparent that all regular contributors and admins have migrated. The clincher was when I realised an IB admin had deleted an invitation from another user to take a look at what was happening. So that's the trust gone.

Byeee :-)

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