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What I Learned From Climbing The Stairway To Heaven (Haiku Stairs) The Day After I Got Engaged.

Source: Kristofer Gellert The day after I got engaged to the love of my life, we decided to go on an adventure. As if flying to Hawaii to get down on one knee at sunset was enough adrenaline pumping action for one trip! Sandra and I are keen travellers and always on the lookout for novel tours, points of interest and exciting challenges. This time we were in Hawaii and after ditching the ‘proposal on a helicopter’ idea at the last minute in favour of a small pavilion overlooking Turtle Bay at sunset (due to a google search that put the actual helicopter proposal into perspective, how was I going to get down on one knee in a helicopter, also what about the noise, and what if she couldn’t hear

My Near-Death Experience And How It Helped Me Master Negotiations

When I was 19 I was lucky enough to join my mum on a physiotherapy course/skiing holiday in Verbier, Switzerland. I tagged along for the snowboarding, après ski and copious amounts of hot fondue. Verbier is one of those incredibly impressive ski resorts packed with exclusive restaurants and bars, an array of skiing terrain for all abilities and is known as haven for famous celebrities and the super wealthy. Richard Branson even owns a chalet there. It was a trip I will always remember for a number of reasons because it was the last one I ever took with together with my mum before she sadly passed away due to a malignant and aggressive form of cancer. It was also the closest I have ever come