On Monday, I was nominated by Sarah from Wake Up Mona for the Liebster Blog Award! It’s a fun way to meet other travel bloggers and discover new blogs! You can follow Sarah on Twitter at @WakeupMona
Here are the rules of the Liebster Award:
- When you receive the award, you post 11 random facts about yourself and answer 11 questions from the person who nominated you on your blog.
- Pass the award onto 11 other blogs (make sure you tell them you nominated them!) and ask them 11 questions.
- You are not allowed to nominate the blog who nominated you.
My 11 Random Facts:
1. I have broadcast on radio
2. I have lived and worked in France, even though I cannot speak the language.
3. I graduated from university aged 37.
4. I was an Assistant Scout Leader for 8 years.
5. I follow Walsall FC who play in the English League One. Up the Saddlers!
6. Apparently the family line can be traced back to the Normans.
7. I have over 60,000 tracks in my ITunes account.
8. I would love to be able to play the drums.
9. I can see myself ending my days outside the UK.
10. I drink too much coffee for my own good.
11. I always arrive too early at my destination.
My Answers to 11 Questions Sarah asked me:
1. What is your favorite movie? Some Like It Hot
2. Where did you receive your first passport stamp? Yugoslavia
3. Dogs or cats? Dogs
4. What is something you wish you could do really well? Photography
5. Close your eyes and spin a globe… where does your finger land? China
6. What is something you love about yourself? My sense of humour
7. What is your favorite dessert? Syrup Sponge with Custard
8. Which place are you most excited about visiting in 2013? Sarajevo
9. What is your favourite fruit? Orange
10. What is one thing that travel has taught you? To be more open to strangers
11. If you could live anywhere, where would it be and why? Bratislava. I loved how small the city felt and it felt good about itself.
My 11 Questions to the Blogs I Nominate
1. What is your worst travel experience?
2. What is your favourite song?
3. What is thing that always brings a tear to your eye?
4. Which social network do you use the most?
5. What would be your last meal?
6. Who would be your least ideal travel companion?
7. Which luxury would you always travel with?
8. Do you listen to podcasts?
9. Which do you prefer, Hostels or Hotels?
10. What do you hate about travelling?
11. Slow or quick travelling?
My 11 Nominees!
Lourika of lourikareinders.matadoru.com
Jessica of missjessrose.com
Laura 0f Laura The Explorer
Deborah of myhearttravels.com
Ruth of tanamatales.com
Clare of thewayfarerdiaries.com
Nykea of nykeamarie.blogspot.com
Jane of runawayjane.com
Laura of travellingjerseygirl.com
Let’s keep spreading the travel blog love! Thank you again Sarah for the nomination!