World Traveller

I started visiting other countries whilst at school we went to Switzerland by train from London via the train ferry that used to run from Folkestone in Kent UK through France 4 th class to Basle 24 hours on a bum numbing wooden seat, and no food.I joined the navy at 16 and got paid to roam the world from the Arctic to Antarctica via Europe North and South America and the Far East.When i left the navy i paid to visit other countries so far i have been to over 700 cities in 37 countries, 5 continents but not Australasia.
seaman44 seaman44
61-65, M
2 Responses Jul 29, 2010

Just back from Russia visited St Petersburgh,Moscow,Yaroslavy,Mandrogi,Uglich,saw lots of fine Palaces,churches,icons and some great art,plus lots of young slim attractive Russia women,the men are`nt too bad either.

HI DKJ44, i first went to Hong Kong in 1962, and since 1990 have been to Shanghai twice and Beijing once also i went a 1000k down the Yangste from Chongqiun by ferry and stopped off at 5 different places on the way,unfortunately the chinese try and give tourists western food.