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Home in [[Montreal]] for most of the summer. Working to get [[Montreal]] up to guide status or beyond! [[User:Maj|Maj]] 14:25, 19 June 2008 (EDT)
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==About==
 
Hi, my given name is Michele Ann Jenkins Prodromou and I'm one of the [[User:Evan|two founders]] of Wikitravel.
 
  
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==Travels==
 
I grew up in the [[San Francisco Bay Area]] and [[Oahu]], [[Hawaii]] and graduated from UCSC in [[Santa Cruz]], [[California]].
 
  
Since then I've lived in the [[Kathmandu Valley]], [[Nepal]], [[Geneva]], [[Switzerland]] and [[Lisbon]], [[Portugal]]. Over the last few years I've been to [[User:Maj/22 countries|30 countries]] in [[Europe]], [[Asia]], and [[Africa]].
 
  
Currently I'm a part-time information/knowledge management consultant and full time mama to a 1 year old girl (yes, that's one-and-a-half times) and living in [[Montreal]], [[Canada]]. Lately, I've been doing more cross-country trips than round-the-world ones...
 
  
==Contact==
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You can email me at [mailto:maj@wikitravel.org maj@wikitravel.org] or find me on Aim as [aim:goim?screenname=laqam laqam].
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<div style="float:right;margin:1em 1em 1em 1em;">[[Image:Me in russia.jpg]]
 
<br>''Me and Amita June in St. Petersburg, Russia''</div>
 
==Docent==
 
I'm a [[Wikitravel:Docents|Docent]] for [[Tiburon]], [[California]] where I grew up and still visit several times a year. Feel free to leave questions on my talk page, use the "email this user" link on the left nav, or look for me in the wikitravel [irc://irc.freenode.net/wikitravel irc] and AIM [aim:GoChat?RoomName=Wikitravel chatrooms]!
 
  
  
==More info==
 
You can find out more about me, including links to my travel portfolio at [http://www.majink.org Majink].
 
  
*[[User:Maj/Todo|Todo List]]
 
*[[User:Maj/22 countries|Past Trips]]
 
*[[User:Maj/Planning|Future Trips]]
 
*[[User:Maj/Sandbox]]
 
  
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Destination of the month



Hull is a quintessential northern English city, and one which has undergone a transformation in recent years. Situated on the Humber Estuary in Yorkshire, the town has some very interesting historical sites, a fascinating museum district, and a multitude of places to eat, drink and sleep. (more...)


Off the beaten path



Eindhoven is dominated by industrial development as the city's history is inextricably linked to electronics giant Philips, and to a lesser degree, DAF. Although those industries have mostly disappeared, they have left the city a rich industrial heritage and a lot of museums. In addition, over the past decade the city has become the so-called capital of Dutch design. (more...)






Discover


Due to its cool mountain weather, Baguio is considered the summer capital of the Philippines.

Parliament Palace (pictured) in Bucharest spans 12 stories, 3100 rooms and covers over 330,000 sq m and is the second largest building in the world after Pentagon.
Quebec City's Old Town is an UNESCO World Heritage Site and the only city in North America outside Mexico with its original city walls.







Travel Alerts


Earthquake off Indonesia triggers tsunami alert (11 April 2012)


Kairakuen Reopens for the First Time After Quake (7 February 2012)


Floods in Southeastern Australia (3 February 2012)


Deep Freeze in Eastern Europe (3 February 2012)


Hungarian National Airline Malev Closes Down (3 February 2012)




Current and upcoming events


Japan Introduces New and Cheaper Airlines (1 March 2012)


ANA Flies First Boeing 787 Dreamliner (1 Nov 2011)


MassKara Street Dance Competition (16 October 2011)


Cypress Gardens reopens as Legoland Florida (15 October 2011)


Worlds Longest Sea Bridge Opens in China (30 June 2011)





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New "Star" Articles

Baltimore/Fells Point 

Borobudur Diving the Cape Peninsula and False Bay/MV Aster Bangkok/Pratunam Staraya Russa Menzies



We're collaborating to improve

Wikitravel:Country surgeon Expedition 



Books from Wikitravel Press

Walt Disney World, Washington D.C., Hiroshima, more





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