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Though I've always lived in Finland, I have travelled a fair bit in Europe (about 28 countries*) and a little elsewhere too (namely in Cuba, Costa Rica, Panama, Argentina, Australia, Thailand, Mexico, and USA).

*If you count Georgia and the European part of Turkey as Europe :-)

Most of the time, I'm into a style of travel that involves backpacking / making few plans in advance / staying in hostels or couchsurfing.

<jonik at iki dot code for finland>

Btw, Helsinki is cool and you should visit it.


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Related reading: "Los Angeles, in case you haven't heard, is doing everything in its power to shed its reputation as a car-first (or, in some minds, car-only) city." theatlanticcities.com/commute/2013/12/…
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comment Do I need an ESTA for changing airplanes in Puerto Rico?
Not exactly a duplicate imho. In most places in the world you don't need anything for just changing planes (never leaving airport transit area). PR may be different as it's US territory. Good question.
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I didn't find it too difficult at all to navigate the tube with a backpack and a carry-on size suitcase. Both company office and hotel being located next to Paddington station is one reason to go there. :)
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comment How to get from Gatwick airport to Paddington?
Sorry for delay. One correction: it is possible to buy one ticket for both the train & tube, according to personnel at Gatwick airport train station. (At that point I'd already purchased train-only ticket from a vending machine, so I didn't try it myself.) Other than that, accepted.